Subject: Re: Kill socket for certain routes
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: SODA Noriyuki <>
List: tech-net
Date: 12/08/2006 19:24:26
>>>>> On Fri, 8 Dec 2006 11:18:35 +0100,
      Martin Husemann <> said:

> Should we

>  (a) add a timeout to drop such connections after a reasonable time if
>      the local address they are bound to does not become valid again?

You mean by default?
If so, I object to do so.
Current behavior is rather useful in some cases.
If one needs automatic timeout, SO_KEEPALIVE does the trick.