[jcifs] SmbFile: BindException problem while browsingworkgroups
Christopher R. Hertel
crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Fri Nov 9 02:53:07 EST 2001
SO_LINGER, SO_REUSEADDR, and SO_REUSEPORT are all related. They impact
the TIME_WAIT state of a TCP socket.
On Thu, Nov 08, 2001 at 04:41:21PM +0100, James Nord wrote:
> Christopher R. Hertel wrote:
> >That's all pretty much a longshot but it sure sounds like symptoms I've
> >seen when SO_REUSEADDR isn't set.
> >Basically, the idea of SO_REUSEADDR is
> >this: When you close a port the computer at the other end may continue to
> >send stuff to you for a little while (until it notices you've closed the
> >port). That in mind, the OS won't give out the same port again for a few
> Ermm if I'm not mistaken you're talking about SO_LINGER there...
> >You use SO_REUSEADDR to tell the OS that it's okay to re-use that
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