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Old 01-24-2001, 05:45 PM   #1
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If MSL is set to 1 minute what is the shortest time you should set the TCP time_wait?
 
Old 03-28-2005, 04:45 AM   #2
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If MSL is set to 1 minute what is the shortest time you should set the TCP time_wait?
The Maximum Segment Lifetime would have to depend on many variables and a good reference that I use is at this link http://www.developerweb.net/sock-faq/detail.php?id=13 which states that the setting should be 120 seconds or 2 minutes.
 
  


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