cvs commit: src/sys/netinet tcp_subr.c

Gleb Smirnoff glebius at
Mon Sep 11 07:28:46 PDT 2006

On Mon, Sep 11, 2006 at 12:36:57AM -0500, Mike Silbersack wrote:
M> >It stops creating any state (nor socket neither compressed tcptw) for the
M> >TCP connection, where both endpoints were local. This save a lot of
M> >resources on servers running HTTP accelerators, or database 
M> >servers+clients.
M> I think that you should change the description to say "Do not create TCP 
M> TIME_WAIT entries for local <-> local connections" (or something similar) 
M> to remove the ambiguity, and turn it on by default for 7.  This seems like 
M> a good idea, I'm jealous that I didn't think of it. :)

OOh, the sysctl name and its description were discussed with ru@, who
is our famous nitpicker. If you want to change name or description -
mail to him. /me hides

Totus tuus, Glebius.

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