Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1026463
gnome-settings leaves connections open
Last modified: 2015-02-17 14:02:18 EST
Description of problem:
Similar in many respects to bug #1021512, except that gnome-settings is responsible for generating CLOSE_WAIT connections.
$ netstat -tap | grep ":ipp CLOSE_WAIT" | head -3
tcp 1 0 <myhost>:48871 <prn_svr>:ipp CLOSE_WAIT 1831/gnome-settings
tcp 1 0 <myhost>:33379 <prn_svr>:ipp CLOSE_WAIT 1831/gnome-settings
tcp 1 0 <myhost>:33528 <prn_svr>:ipp CLOSE_WAIT 1831/gnome-settings
$ netstat -tap | grep ":ipp CLOSE_WAIT" | wc -l
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
$ rpm -qa | grep -e ^gnome-settings-daemon -e ^cups | sort
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Log into console via X (using gnome)
2. Wait a couple hours.
TCP connections begin accumulating in a CLOSE_WAIT state with 1 byte remaining in their receive queue. No print requests are necessary to begin experiencing this behavior.
I expect these connections to be reaped after some time.
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