Subject: Re: making SOMAXCONN patchable/sysctl'able?
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@Cuisinart.DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/22/2000 08:32:52
At 03:33 AM 1/22/00 , Jonathan Stone wrote:

>I'd like to do this, so's to allow dynamically changing SOMAXCONN
>without requiring a kernel build/reboot.  Anyone object?
>Any other static params to do while I'm in there?
>this affects listening sockets in all protocol families, so I think it
>should go in a socket-level part of the mib. Does creating net.socket
>and putting it as net.socket.maxconn sound OK?
>(or lisen_queue_max? Any prior art, in Tru64, Solaris, ?)

2msl should be settable.  
so should be the default ttl (tcp_ttl)
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