Patchwork orphan sockets

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Submitter David Miller
Date July 8, 2011, 4:31 p.m.
Message ID <20110708.093155.1103063166626789067.davem@davemloft.net>
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David Miller - July 8, 2011, 4:31 p.m.
From: Daniel Baluta <daniel.baluta@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 8 Jul 2011 19:28:27 +0300

> I can try to make a patch for this if you want.

No need, I'll take care of this, thanks:

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net: Fix default in docs for tcp_orphan_retries.

Default should be listed at 8 instead of 7.

Reported-by: Denys Fedoryshchenko <denys@visp.net.lb>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>
---
 Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt |    2 +-
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
Daniel Baluta - July 8, 2011, 4:33 p.m.
On Fri, Jul 8, 2011 at 7:31 PM, David Miller <davem@davemloft.net> wrote:
> From: Daniel Baluta <daniel.baluta@gmail.com>
> Date: Fri, 8 Jul 2011 19:28:27 +0300
>
>> I can try to make a patch for this if you want.

thanks David.

Daniel.
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Patch

diff --git a/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt b/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt
index d3d653a..bfe9242 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt
@@ -346,7 +346,7 @@  tcp_orphan_retries - INTEGER
 	when RTO retransmissions remain unacknowledged.
 	See tcp_retries2 for more details.
 
-	The default value is 7.
+	The default value is 8.
 	If your machine is a loaded WEB server,
 	you should think about lowering this value, such sockets
 	may consume significant resources. Cf. tcp_max_orphans.