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I was trying to perform apache benchmark on one of the server. However, the apache benchmark will always getting a timeout error.

I was wondering is there a module (like mod security) or a setting (like firewall) that blocking this?

curl is fine.

ab command:

ab -n 10 -c 10 http://some.host/

from my local network, results:

Benchmarking some.host (be patient)...Send request failed! apr_poll: The timeout specified has expired (70007) Total of 1 requests completed

from another server in the same network with the server I want to benchmark:

apr_poll: The timeout specified has expired (70007)

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That is unlikely to be the problem What ab command line parameters are you using? What errors? –  Allan Jude Dec 8 '13 at 4:41
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turn outs is a bug on apache benchmark v2.3
replace with siege is working fine.

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