BIND 9.16 incoming TCP connection errors

Tony Finch dot at
Tue Jun 16 18:17:15 UTC 2020

Anand Buddhdev <anandb at> wrote:
> 16-Jun-2020 15:21:58.815 general: Accepting TCP connection failed: socket is not connected
> What does this log message mean?

I think this error comes from getpeername() and it can occur if the
connection is closed between accept() and getpeername(), which I wouldn't
expect to happen all that frequently...

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