Subject: Re: New sysctl "net.listen_backlog"?
To: Matt Thomas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 09/14/1998 20:30:18
Matt Thomas writes:
> At 05:12 PM 9/14/98 , Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> >btw, I think that "net.inet.tcp.maxconn" or the equivalent is probably
> >a better name.
> FWIW, Digital UNIX has two knobs: somaxconn and sominconn
> real_backlog = MIN(somaxconn, MAX(sominconn, backlog));
that is cool!
> This allows you fix stupid applications that use SOMAXCONN by
> overriding it but also limiting the maximum backlog to a sane
> You could default them to 1024 and 0 and allow them to be
> tweaked by sysctl.
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