Mon Aug 9 18:17:22 CEST 2004
"Bernardo Paroli" <> writes:
> I have noticed that when a conecction is established and if I
> disconnect the network cable and connect this 30 seconds later the
> gen_tcp:send function locks infinitely but it doesn't fail(this lock
> happens at prim_inet:send/2).
> Why does this happen ? Why doesn't the gen_tpc:send/2 function fail?
How long do you wait before giving up?
Generally if you have an outage for N seconds then it will take TCP up
to N*2 seconds to retransmit and recover. So you should wait at least
a minute after putting the plug back in.
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