[Grml] Re: Failure mode testing (network)

Michael Prokop mika at grml.org
Fri Oct 27 01:35:06 CEST 2006

* Mark <27e3kk302 at sneakemail.com> [20061026 23:59]:

> > Suggestion: test grml in this 'failure' mode and adjust the
> > retry/timeout factors.

> Power down, unplug your network cable from the PC, reboot.

Done that.

> Work for ~15 minutes and you'll get the behavior I discussed.


> Maybe not exactly, but the point remains, this failure mode should
> be part of normal grml dev tests.  Exact messages are unimportant.

If you think so. Without any messages I can't work on improving it.

> The question is tuning retry/timeout factors for various daemons
> in stock grml distributions.  I am not asking for help to fix a
> grml setup, just asking that you include network failure tests in
> your dev work.

Absolutely no problems here.

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