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    SubjectRe: The dreadful CLOSE_WAIT
        Hi William :)

    * William Lee Irwin III <> dixit:
    > > Seems under Linux that, when a connection is in the CLOSE_WAIT
    > > state, the only wait to go to LAST_ACK is the application doing the
    > > 'shutdown()' or 'close()'. Doesn't seem to be a timeout for that.
    > Probably best to implement timeouts by hand in your network daemon.

    Of course, this is a bug in the application, but anyway the
    kernel (IMHO) shouldn't allow this.

    Raúl Núñez de Arenas Coronado

    Linux Registered User 88736 &
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