Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-10-09 Thread Theo de Raadt
> I think this is good to go. ok kettenis@ > > Did briefly discuss with Theo during k2k20 and the consensus was it > should go in after relase. Which is now! Agree.

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-10-09 Thread Mark Kettenis
> From: Scott Cheloha > Date: Fri, 9 Oct 2020 13:03:05 -0500 > > Hey, > > > On Oct 7, 2020, at 8:49 PM, 内藤 祐一郎 wrote: > > > > Hi. > > > > I'm looking forward to this patch is committed. > > Because this patch solves my problem about CARP timeout. > > > > IIJ, a company that I am working

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-10-09 Thread Scott Cheloha
Hey, > On Oct 7, 2020, at 8:49 PM, 内藤 祐一郎 wrote: > > Hi. > > I'm looking forward to this patch is committed. > Because this patch solves my problem about CARP timeout. > > IIJ, a company that I am working for, is using carp(4) on VMware ESXi hosts > for VPN and web gateway services. > > One

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-10-07 Thread 内藤 祐一郎
Hi. I'm looking forward to this patch is committed. Because this patch solves my problem about CARP timeout. IIJ, a company that I am working for, is using carp(4) on VMware ESXi hosts for VPN and web gateway services. One is master and the other is backup of carp(4). Active host sometimes

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-09-08 Thread Mark Kettenis
> Date: Mon, 7 Sep 2020 18:50:44 -0500 > From: Scott Cheloha > > On Sat, Sep 05, 2020 at 01:11:59PM +0200, Mark Kettenis wrote: > > > Date: Fri, 4 Sep 2020 17:55:39 -0500 > > > From: Scott Cheloha > > > > > > On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 08:46:08PM -0500, Scott Cheloha wrote: > > > > > > > > [...]

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-09-07 Thread Scott Cheloha
On Sat, Sep 05, 2020 at 01:11:59PM +0200, Mark Kettenis wrote: > > Date: Fri, 4 Sep 2020 17:55:39 -0500 > > From: Scott Cheloha > > > > On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 08:46:08PM -0500, Scott Cheloha wrote: > > > > > > [...] > > > > > > I want to add clock-based timeouts to the kernel because

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-09-05 Thread Mark Kettenis
> Date: Fri, 4 Sep 2020 17:55:39 -0500 > From: Scott Cheloha > > On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 08:46:08PM -0500, Scott Cheloha wrote: > > > > [...] > > > > I want to add clock-based timeouts to the kernel because tick-based > > timeouts suffer from a few problems: > > > > [...] > > > > Basically,

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-09-05 Thread Todd Carson
Scott Cheloha writes: > On Fri, Sep 04, 2020 at 05:55:40PM -0500, Scott Cheloha wrote: >> On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 08:46:08PM -0500, Scott Cheloha wrote: >> > Basically, ticks are a poor approximation for the system clock. We >> > should use the real thing where possible. >> > >> > [...] >> >

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-09-04 Thread Scott Cheloha
On Fri, Sep 04, 2020 at 05:55:40PM -0500, Scott Cheloha wrote: > On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 08:46:08PM -0500, Scott Cheloha wrote: > > > > [...] > > > > I want to add clock-based timeouts to the kernel because tick-based > > timeouts suffer from a few problems: > > > > [...] > > > > Basically,

Re: timeout(9): add clock-based timeouts (attempt 2)

2020-09-04 Thread Scott Cheloha
On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 08:46:08PM -0500, Scott Cheloha wrote: > > [...] > > I want to add clock-based timeouts to the kernel because tick-based > timeouts suffer from a few problems: > > [...] > > Basically, ticks are a poor approximation for the system clock. We > should use the real thing