How to Survive a Slashdotting on a Small Apache Server

…so your plain ordinary webserver just got listed on a high-traffic news site.  Slashdot?  Reddit?  Hacker News?  Well done, turns out you’re hosting something thousands of people want to read.  Now thousands of people want to come to your webserver at once. But you’ve got a problem.  Your server’s hosed and none of those potential […]