cURL / Mailing Lists / curl-library / Single Mail


Re: Persistent connection problem on local ip address change.

From: <>
Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2009 01:42:56 +0200

Vijay Poliboyina wrote:
> I am working on a linux platform
> If the
> network interface type (or ip address) is changed after a few transfers,
> a new request often tries to reuse the existing connection causing a
> timeout and reconnect.
> I greatly appreciate other ideas.

If you don't want to mess with netlink to detect network changes,
ip_dynaddr might be worth a look.
Please let me know if it makes a difference.

If you want to mess with netlink, let me know.

Received on 2009-07-09