RE: CU-SeeMe connect requests overloaded the network

Matthew Sanderson (matthews@noc.tor.hookup.net)
Fri, 6 Jan 1995 17:14:58 -0500


On Fri, 6 Jan 1995 pap@native.tiac.net wrote:
> >Has anyone seen this happen before? It seems to me that CU-SeeMe should
> >have a timeout value to stop sending requests after 1-2 minutes of
> >failures.
<snip>
> I have been running CU in rec. mode only on WFW with Chameleon. I have
> noticed what seems to be a persisting UDP connection at the given port 7xxx
> even when a disconnect has been issued. The effect is CU seems to be
> disconnecting, announces that it has, (meanwhile - the UDP stat box shows
> continued packets incoming and the port is still open) a few seconds go by -
<snip>
Well described - just what I get with Trumpet Winsock v1 and v2. It seems
the reflector needs about 40-50 seconds with your CU-Seeme client shut
down to stop sending packets.

Matthew Sanderson CIS: 70733,2700 'net: matthews@hookup.net