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From Chuck Murcko <>
Subject Re: Proxy timeout problem?
Date Wed, 12 Feb 1997 02:14:52 GMT wrote:
> I haven't looked into this very deeply yet, but I thought I'd raise it to
> get some feedback.
> I have a LAN at home connected via a 128K ISDN connection.  I have a 10 minute
> idle-timeout setting in my Cisco which brings my connection down after
> 10 minutes of idle time.  This morning I noticed that the connection was
> up even though all the machines in the house except the proxy box were off.
> It turned out that there was an http proxy connection still active from
> last night.  Restarting Apache cleared it.  So, the question is, do we have
> any timeouts on outgoing proxy requests?  If not, it would be nice to be
> able to specify that any HTTP request which hasn't completed in 3600 seconds
> should be closed.
The send loop in the proxy is wrapped in a hard_timeout().

I'm not sure what would cause that to fail. SIGPIPE?
Chuck Murcko
The Topsail Group, West Chester PA USA

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