cannot restart innd

Jeffrey M. Vinocur jeff at
Sat Mar 23 19:22:08 UTC 2002

On Wed, 20 Mar 2002, Katsuhiro Kondou wrote:

> To my understanding, it doesn't matter whether
> setsockopt(SO_REUSEADDR) is called before or
> after bind().  Or, are there such OS like that?

No idea.  However, is it always safe to call it first?  If so, why don't
we change it and see if things improve?

(Also, I see that not all of the uses of SO_REUSEADDR are wrapped inside
the #ifdef to see if we have that option.  Should they be?)

Jeffrey M. Vinocur
jeff at

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