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From (Peter O'Reilly)
Subject Re: Tomcat crashing
Date Wed, 17 Nov 2004 17:36:11 GMT
Where are my responses going?


"Steven J. Owens" <> wrote:

>On Wed, Nov 17, 2004 at 08:30:14AM -0500, Shapira, Yoav wrote:
>> This exception is first of all not fatal, and secondly usually indicates
>> a client closed the browser (and therefore the output sink, from
>> Tomcat's perspective) while Tomcat is still writing output to it.  You
>> can STFA for more details if you'd like.
>     On a related note, I've run into some really tricky situations
>where client was hitting the tomcat server via a proxy server.  The
>client timeout was set shorter than the proxy server timeout, which
>resulted in a mysterious situation where both sides had contradictory
>client asks proxy server for page
>     proxy server asks tomcat for page
>client gives up, doesn't tell proxy server
>     proxy server finally gets a response
>     proxy server starts to write back to client, notices connection is closed
>     proxy server closes connection to tomcat
>     The result is a timeout error at the client, and a connection
>reset exception in the tomcat log.
>Steven J. Owens
>"I'm going to make broad, sweeping generalizations and strong,
> declarative statements, because otherwise I'll be here all night and
> this document will be four times longer and much less fun to read.
> Take it all with a grain of salt." -
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