Subject: Re: Unusual socket state on netbsd 3.0
To: None <>
From: matthew sporleder <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/27/2006 11:36:17
Does this ever make it into FIN_WAIT_2?
Is it possibly related to the sysctl: net.inet.tcp.keepidle ?

On 2/27/06, Paul Ripke <> wrote:
> I have a system, with a PPPoE link to the 'net, running apache, and a
> bunch of other junk. I've found, after about 20 days of uptime, I can
> no longer access my web-server from the local machine's IP address on
> the pppoe0 interface. Coming from anywhere else, it works fine. This
> happens even when telneting to port 80. I see the socket pairs in the
> following state, after issuing a http GET on the web-server root:
> Proto Recv-Q Send-Q  Local Address          Foreign Address        State
> tcp        0   3905
> tcp        0      0
> To me, this looks wrong. The 3905 on the send-q pretty much matches
> the size of the text I'd expect apache to return.
> The same query to port 80 on localhost works fine. The same query to
> the private internal ethernet address also works fine. Likewise
> to the wireless address.
> I normally have squid running, with an ipnat rule for transparent
> proxying, but I've disabled all that after it stopped working.
> I do have ipf on the PPPoE interface, but disabling or flushing its
> tables makes no difference. I also have altq on the PPPoE interface,
> and stopping it doesn't appear to make any difference, either.
> Also, my 'net access seems fine, both in and out, NATed and direct,
> via PPPoE.
> Anyone seen this before, or can give me any hints as to what to look
> at? I have a matching netbsd.gdb, so online debugging is possible.
> BTW: System is pretty much stock NetBSD 3.0 x86, MULTIPROCESSOR
> enabled, but hyperthreading disabled, so only 1 CPU.
> --
> stix