As otter3 pointed out, this kite is sheer genius.
This fursuit dance mix is worth fetching, all the moreso since our resident lapine DJ fled LJ for his sanity.
All the Watership Down icons you could want.
As fleetfur discovered, it does indeed appear that this unofficial Amazon presence in SL is the work of some developers there experimenting with Amazon Web Services.
I thought spidermouse might enjoy this discourse on the appreciation of zombies.
As for my query on rate limiting: I wound up side-stepping the problem by delivering the files as a torrent, using Azureus' internal tracker. No need to fiddle with system-level software, and the throughput can be easily controlled to suit the situation. Still, it's handy to have sftp available again, and a limiting module for Apache 1.x would seem like a sensible notion anyway.
"The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn, like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars and in the middle you see the blue centerlight pop and everybody goes 'Awww!'"