[jdev] XEP-0199 (XMPP Ping) to test reliability

Yann Leboulanger asterix at lagaule.org
Wed Jan 23 10:21:24 CST 2008

Tomasz Sterna a écrit :
> On Śr, 2008-01-23 at 17:12 +0100, Yann Leboulanger wrote:
>> So is it really possible to find reasonable values for all those 
>> parameters that I don't know what they really do?
>> Is it tunable from python for a particular socket or is it in OS
>> directly?
> Why do you want to tune it?

Because currently if I unplug my internet cable, my client detect 
connectut after several minutes, and I'd like it to detect it faster.

> Do you really think that your OS designers and IP stack designers did it
> wrong and put wrong default values?

Of course not, but this timout really depends on the application you do. 
I understand that in some cases it's good to have longer timeouts.

> If so, you would know why these values are wrong and what to put there,
> which you seem not know.

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