Solving a Socket Error on a Linux Client
Novell Cool Solutions: Tip
By Sati Ritu
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Posted: 30 Oct 2007
You get a socket error while running the eDirectory LDAP performance tool on a Linux client.
1. Log in to the Linux client machine as a root user.
2. Edit /etc/sysctl.conf with following parameters:
net.ipv4.tcp_tw_recycle = 15 net.ipv4.tcp_tw_reuse = 1 net.ipv4.ip_local_port_range = 1024 65536 net.ipv4.tcp_fin_timeout = 3
3. Log out and log in again to Linux client machine.
The socket error problem should now be solved.
This solution is generic to all Linux client-server applications.
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