Kris Maglione wrote:
> 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.
Yeah, but that wasn't a tuneable in the FreeBSD 4.11 kernel. You had to
edit a header and recompile. Using a reasonable time out did it for us.
Chad R. Larson (CRL22) chad at eldocomp dot com
Eldorado Computing, Inc. 602-604-3100
5353 North 16th Street, Suite 400
Phoenix, Arizona 85016-3228
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