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From Mark Thomas <>
Subject RE: Handling requests when under load - ACCEPT and RST vs non-ACCEPT
Date Tue, 13 Nov 2012 00:10:23 GMT
Esmond Pitt <> wrote:

>To reiterate what Christopher said, if you close the listening socket
>because you think you can't service one extra client, you will lose all
>connections on the backlog queue, which could be hundreds of clients,
>you *can* service.

Indeed. I'd like to hear the OP's response to this problem.

>In addition, those clients will then get exactly the behaviour that you
>complaining about: a successful connection and then a 'connection
>when doing I/O.

That is my understanding of what would happen as well. Again, I'd like to hear the OP's response.

>Note also that you cannot know how long the backlog queue is, nor how
>clients are already in it.
>There is no possibility of this proposal being accepted.

It certainly looks that way at the moment.


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