Subject: Re: Lasting connections
To: Stephen Ma < (Matthias Scheler),>
From: Matthias Drochner <>
List: tech-net
Date: 12/13/1997 13:59:19
Excerpts from netbsd: 12-Dec-97 Lasting connections Stephen (5120*)

> Matthias> about haf a dozen TCP connections which are in state
> Matthias> "CLOSING" for a long time, one of them even for weeks. There
> [...]
> This is a probably because of a "known problem" in the BSD stack.
> Richard Stevens posted a suggested fix for this problem, which I've
> reproduced below.

see PR kern/2335

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