Subject: Re: Kill socket for certain routes
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <email@example.com>
Date: 12/08/2006 23:33:52
On Fri, Dec 08, 2006 at 10:17:48PM +0000, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com> wrote:
> >This would be a very nice general capability, though "socketdrop" (one
> >might want to drop UDP sockets bound to the vanished address etc.)
> >might be a more general capability.
> The UDP bound problem probably needs fixing in the daemons because
> some of them might not be prepared to deal with this kind of failure.
Can we bring them into a state where it always returns EHOSTUNREACH?
That is an error a daemon is expected to deal with and the logic
equivalent for many of this cases.