time-out BIND 9.2.0 Win2000

Danny Mayer mayer at gis.net
Fri Feb 15 01:44:31 UTC 2002

At 03:38 AM 2/14/02, Step wrote:

>My BIND 9.2.0 on OS Win2000 server have a very long time-out to
>resolve any domain  (5 to 20 sec).
>When I restart the service all go OK.
>When it work for many minutes it return in the state of long time-out.
>There is the possibility to reduce this time-out ?

Yes, but you will need to rebuild it from source by changing the select
timeout in the lib/isc/win32/socket.c socket code in the watcher() function.
It was changed from 2 seconds to 0.5 seconds for 9.2.1. Note that on
a busy server you probably won't see the problem.


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