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 From:  Kris Maglione <bsdaemon at comcast dot net>
 To:  "Chad R. Larson" <clarson at eldocomp dot com>
 Cc:  "m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch" <m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] UPNP
 Date:  Wed, 19 Oct 2005 18:24:25 -0400
Chad R. Larson wrote:

>I found that I could blow out the m0n0wall state table if I were a super 
>node, especially when my Windoze box would crash leaving unclosed 
>connections.  We used sysctl to lower the TCP timeout value from its 
>default ten days(!) to a couple of hours.
>  
>
I think that the timeout issue was also fixed in a 1.2 beta release.
It's also possible to increase the size of the state table, though it
slows things down if it gets that full.