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From Jim Jagielski <>
Subject Re: Issue with persistent http proxy backend connection
Date Thu, 12 Oct 2006 14:11:18 GMT
Ruediger Pluem wrote:
> I do not think that this matters all too much, because the backend closes
> the connection *immediately* after sending out the response. So the socket
> connection check on proxy side that is executed before reusing a connection
> will detect that this socket has been closed by the remote side.
> But yes, in theory their remains a race here if the proxy reuses the connection
> faster then the backend needs time to close the socket after sending the response.

+1 on the 'in theory' part, but seeing this in the real world
is very very remote.
   Jim Jagielski   [|]   [|]
	    "If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball."

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