From: horms at vergenet.net
Date: Mon, 05 Nov 2007 12:08:53 +0900
> From: Rumen G. Bogdanovski <rumen at voicecho.com>
> This patch makes the master daemon to sync the connection when it is about
> to close. This makes the connections on the backup to close or timeout
> according their state. Before the sync was performed only if the
> connection is in ESTABLISHED state which always made the connections to
> timeout in the hard coded 3 minutes. However the Andy Gospodarek's patch
> ([IPVS]: use proper timeout instead of fixed value) effectively did nothing
> more than increasing this to 15 minutes (Established state timeout). So
> this patch makes use of proper timeout since it syncs the connections on
> status changes to FIN_WAIT (2min timeout) and CLOSE (10sec timeout).
> However if the backup misses CLOSE hopefully it did not miss FIN_WAIT.
> Otherwise we will just have to wait for the ESTABLISHED state timeout. As
> it is without this patch. This way the number of the hanging connections
> on the backup is kept to minimum. And very few of them will be left to
> timeout with a long timeout.
> This is important if we want to make use of the fix for the real server
> overcommit on master/backup fail-over.
> Signed-off-by: Rumen G. Bogdanovski <rumen at voicecho.com>
> Signed-off-by: Simon Horman <horms at verge.net.au>
Also applied, thanks.