Introduced in GitLab 12.2.
This setting allows you to rate limit the requests to raw endpoints, defaults to
300 requests per minute.
It can be modified in Admin Area > Settings > Network > Performance Optimization.
For example, requests over
300 per minute to
https://gitlab.com/gitlab-org/gitlab-foss/raw/master/app/controllers/application_controller.rb are blocked. Access to the raw file is released after 1 minute.
This limit is:
- Applied independently per project, per commit and per file path.
- Not applied per IP address.
- Active by default. To disable, set the option to
Requests over the rate limit are logged into