Subject: Re: several messages
To: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/14/1998 20:43:52
On Mon, 14 Sep 1998, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
: > : > (This will become the value of SOMAXCONN such that programs using the
: > : > macro will gain the higher limits without recompiling.)
: > ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^===================
: > : Leave SOMAXCONN at 128, I say.
: > Then what use is SOMAXCONN as it is defined in <sys/socket.h>?
: On ordinary machines in ordinary circumstances it will be ordinarily
Please explain. If something is using SOMAXCONN, it wants the highest
number it can get. If it gets a number which won't yield the
system-specified maximum, then that doesn't fulfill SOMAXCONN's purpose.
: BTW, see Matt Thomas's post re: sominconn
That doesn't do exactly the same thing.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal email@example.com; Bus. firstname.lastname@example.org)