Subject: Re: Unlimited inetd nowait connections [was Re: standalone ftpd?]
To: Mike M. Volokhov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mike M. Volokhov <email@example.com>
Date: 05/25/2005 17:21:59
On Wed, 25 May 2005 16:58:32 +0300
"Mike M. Volokhov" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Wed, 25 May 2005 14:42:09 +0200
> "Geert Hendrickx" <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > is it possible to run /usr/libexec/ftpd as a standalone daemon? (i.e.,
> > not from inetd)
> > I had problems running it from inetd since that puts restrictions on the
> > number of connections etc. I'd like to run ftpd on its own (like you
> > can do with the many other ftp servers from pkgsrc).
> Let me add my own question:
> Is it possibe to set a number of nowait connections to unlimited value?
While discussing this, is it better to decrease retry timeout
(RETRYTIME) after bind or server fail up to 5 minutes by default (now
it's set to 10)?