Bugzilla – Bug 94
nsd-xfer: No timeout when *reading* the AXFR response?
Last modified: 2005-02-21 11:10:51 CET
It seems (I have not been able to reproduce it myself but see
nsd-xfer has no timeout at all once connected. If you conenct to the nameserver
and then it stops serving data, nsd-xfer stops.
Also, it seems that nsd-xfer wrongly test only -1 as a return value meaning
failure, not 0.
The attached patch may fix the problems. Warning: I did not run it in production.
Created attachment 23 [details]
Patch to implement in-transfer timeouts
Not setting to fixed, until we have confirmation it works.
The patched nsd-xfer now runs on a production machine, ns2.nic.fr (secondary of
I cannot swear that it solves all the problems but at least it seems it breaks
Applied Stephane's patch with some modifications.