cvs commit: src/sys/netinet tcp_subr.c

Mike Silbersack silby at
Fri Sep 8 08:03:32 PDT 2006

On Fri, 8 Sep 2006, Gleb Smirnoff wrote:

> glebius     2006-09-08 13:09:16 UTC
>  FreeBSD src repository
>  Modified files:
>    sys/netinet          tcp_subr.c
>  Log:
>  Add a sysctl net.inet.tcp.nolocaltimewait that allows to suppress
>  creating a compress TIME WAIT states, if both connection endpoints
>  are local. Default is off.

Does this change restore non-compressed TIME_WAIT sockets for local 
connections, or does it stop creating TIME_WAIT sockets entirely in that 
case?  It's unclear from your wording.

Mike "Silby" Silbersack

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