Eric S. Raymond
esr at thyrsus.com
Sat Sep 22 16:33:13 UTC 2018
Hal Murray <hmurray at megapathdsl.net>:
> > # Requests are automatically retried once, so total timeout with no
> > # response is a bit over 2 * DEFTIMEOUT, or 10 seconds.
> Thanks. That sounds reasonable, but I can't translate that into what I'm
> Did you check the code? Does it bail on the second timeout? Is there an
> extra retransmission layer in the mru code? ...
Urgh. It turns out those *receive* timeouts.
I don't see any send backoff logic at all. I just read the code looking
for it. It would be in the sendrequest() method if it were anywhere.
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