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From hezjing <hezj...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: two processes listening on same port
Date Wed, 05 Sep 2007 14:45:37 GMT
Do you think we should remove setReuseAddress(true) from the Quick Start Guide?
see http://mina.apache.org/quick-start-guide.html

On 9/3/07, Trustin Lee <trustin@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/28/07, Adam Fisk <a@lastbamboo.org> wrote:
> > Linux should do the same thing, and it's actually a very important feature.
> > A lot of protocols rely on this behavior, such as both TCP and UDP NAT
> > traversal.
> >
> > That said, I'm unclear why so many of the examples use setReuseAddress,
> > although I think I remember Trustin saying it improved performance in his
> > tests.  Not sure why that would be the case, but it could be the reason.
>
> It was because there was a critical bug related with setReuseAddress
> in MINA.  It's been resolved, so any call to setReuseAddress should be
> removed.  It's not related with performance but related with failing
> tests due to the reuse address bug.  We couldn't figure out why the
> tests are failing, so simply enabled reuseAddress.  Now we don't need
> to do so, either.
>
> The bottom line is that any unnecessary setReuseAddress(true) should
> be removed from  MINA source code repository.
>
> Trustin
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