sess_timeout not working in 2.0.6?

Simon Effenberg se at
Mon Jan 18 10:41:06 CET 2010

On Mon, 18 Jan 2010 10:25:22 +0100
Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen at> wrote:

> ]] Simon Effenberg 
> Hi,
> | Is there anything which was changed between 2.0.3 and 2.0.6 which can
> | cause this issue?
> It's an intentional change (see r4298).  What is the problem you are
> seeing?  As in, why is it a problem that it does not time out until you
> send data?

Yes sorry i didn't see this. I never heard about TCP_DEFER_ACCEPT so i
was wondering why the requests hangs around (not ESTABLISHED but with
another status). Now it's clear (the kernel seems to drop this half
established connections only if really many connections coming in
without sending any data).

Thx again.

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