Subject: Re: network hang
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org, scottr@Plexus.COM>
From: Wailer <email@example.com>
Date: 09/17/1997 04:51:23
>On Fri, Sep 12, 1997 at 05:49:25PM -0500, Scott Reynolds wrote:
>> We are all aware that RFC 1323 options can cause this sort of behavior,
>> right? This is particularly true of low-speed links. If you haven't
>> already tried this, run
>> sysctl -w net.inet.tcp.rfc1323=0
>> to disable this functionality. (I have that in /etc/rc.local on my
>> machines at home, specifically.)
>I did this on two machines four days ago, but I can't see any change
>in PPP behaviour. The connection still locks up and must be redialed
>(happens automatically, of course) every now and then.
As for me, this appears to correct the issue. I will watch carefully
for a repeat with rfc1323 == 0.