Re: removing old SYN packets

From: Mathias Gygax (
Date: Mon Jun 10 2002 - 16:33:19 EST

On Mon, Jun 10, 2002 at 10:15:46PM +0200, Rüdiger Sonderfeld wrote:
> Hi,

hi there,

> I need some information about the TCP implementation. I didn't find any
> information in my Linux Kernel book or in any other tutorial about TCP and I
> do not really understand the tcp.c
> The kernel should remove SYN packets if it doesn't recive the final ACK. But
> where is that implemented in the Linux Kernel?

i guess it's in /usr/src/linux/net/ipv4/tcp_timer.c
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