Re: Problems with resuming lost connections

Eugene Crosser (
Wed, 17 Feb 1999 01:47:59 +0300 (MSK)

> Problem:
> A user is often unable to resume where they left off after losing
> the connection in the middle of a poll delivering a file to the server.

I had several reports of such behavior, but I don't know when this may
happen. In most cases, resuming of interrupted transfers works as it
should. One idea: if your ifmail spool is on NFS and the clocks are
not synchronized with NTP, timestamp that you get with stat() is not
the same as you have set with utime(), this may cause the described