Grant Peel gpeel at
Sat Feb 24 13:51:32 UTC 2007

Hi all,

Just wondering if anyone has found / knows of a way to kill sockets that are stuck in FIN_WIAT_2 state - without rebooting the server.

When I kill the processes (in this case the pop3 server) that allows the connection, it still takes about 3 hours for the socket to time out and die.


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