- How do I reduce the number of
A large number of
TIME WAITsockets are existing on the servers. How can they be reduced?
netstat -ancommand shows many thousands of connections in
TIME_WAITstate, such as below:
tcp 0 0 ::ffff:10.0.0.1:53261 ::ffff:10.0.0.6:50000 TIME_WAIT tcp 0 0 ::ffff:10.0.0.1:52216 ::ffff:10.0.0.6:50000 TIME_WAIT tcp 0 0 ::ffff:10.0.0.1:51684 ::ffff:10.0.0.6:50000 TIME_WAIT tcp 0 0 ::ffff:10.0.0.1:50044 ::ffff:10.0.0.6:50000 TIME_WAIT .......
TIME WAITs while running http, SQL, database, OSE, or any other TCP load tests
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux
- TCP network connections
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