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REST API rate limiting?

Hi there!

We’ve recently been seeing really slow response times for the GET file endpoint. In particular, we’re noticing really slow responses in production environment but faster ones in our staging and local environments.

Not sure if we’re being rate-limited, or there’s another issue? Would love to hear if other folks are experiencing this.

Thanks in advance!

The rate limit is about 10 requests per minute but the response wouldn’t be slow — it would be an error if you go over this limit, as far as I know.


Hi @Gleb, thanks for your fast response!

So I also saw that article, but what made me concerned was this part at the very end: