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Re: Usable translators: nsmux details


From: Sergiu Ivanov
Subject: Re: Usable translators: nsmux details
Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2010 10:48:13 +0300
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.20 (2009-06-14)

Hello,

On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 07:12:54AM +0200, address@hidden wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 09, 2010 at 03:32:52PM +0300, Sergiu Ivanov wrote:
> 
> > As far as I can remember, nsmux keeps the control ports of the started
> > translators, which, as I understand it, won't let them go away because
> > of absence of clients.
> 
> Nope. There is *always* someone who has the control port of a translator
> -- otherwise, no client could ever connect... The control ports do not
> prevent a translator from going away (where would the fsys_goaway()
> request be sent to if there was no control port open?...); only protid
> ports do.

Aha, good to hear.  This means that, unless nsmux opens bogus ports
(which I don't remember), the anonymous translators will actually go
away after the timeout with the current design.
 
Thanks for the explanation! :-)

Best regards,
Sergiu



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