On Wednesday 07 November 2007 18:02:44 Bram wrote: > Hi all, > > Can you change the timeout for a tcp connection ? > I need to do the following: start a tcp connection , unplug the network > cable (it's actually wifi but the effect is the same),send some data > over the connection,wait 20 seconds , reinsert the network cable and > just keep working. > When you normally do this the connection will be dead. > Is there a way in freebsd to change this ? are there parameters wich you > can set so that the above would work (20 seconds without network can > happen) ?
TCP using the default FreeBSD settings, can survive 20 secs of inactivity. It can be an application forced timeout. What application/protocol are talking about? Nikos _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"