[ECOS] Re: accept() FreeBSD hangs when out of resources

Tad ecos_removethispart@ds3switch.com
Tue Jun 12 15:37:00 GMT 2007

Andrew Lunn wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 11, 2007 at 04:05:57PM -0800, Tad wrote:
>> Andrew Lunn wrote:
>>> On Mon, Jun 11, 2007 at 03:42:07PM -0800, Tad wrote:
>>>>>> accept() won't return and won't timeout (>12hrs) when listen() 
>>>>>> indicates a new connection, if out of sockets/file-descriptors and all 
>>>>>> TCP connections are in ESTABLISHED state.
>>>>> Where exactly is it blocked. Please could you provide a call stack.
more info.
seems to be dependent on CYGNUM_FILEIO_NFILE rather than 
CYGPKG_NET_MAXSOCKETS.  reducing NFILE < MAXSOCKETS causes accept to 
hang with fewer established connections than before reduction.

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