Bug 214558 - [tcp] Improve descriptions for sysctl net.inet.tcp.keepinit
Summary: [tcp] Improve descriptions for sysctl net.inet.tcp.keepinit
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: kern (show other bugs)
Version: CURRENT
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Some People
Assignee: freebsd-net (Nobody)
Keywords: patch
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-11-16 03:02 UTC by Anton Yuzhaninov
Modified: 2020-10-23 15:13 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:

sysctl net.inet.tcp.keepinit (616 bytes, patch)
2016-11-16 03:02 UTC, Anton Yuzhaninov
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Description Anton Yuzhaninov 2016-11-16 03:02:02 UTC
Created attachment 177045 [details]
sysctl net.inet.tcp.keepinit

Please add more helpful description for sysctl net.inet.tcp.keepinit.
Patch attached.

Comment 1 Hiren Panchasara freebsd_committer 2016-12-10 04:24:33 UTC
IMO, it is named "time to establish connection" because if we don't hear back within that time period when in state < TCPS_ESTABLISHED, we drop the connection.

JFYI and you may already know that.
Regarding the proposed patch, I have no opinion.

Thanks for your submission.