[tor-commits] [flashproxy/master] Document IDLE_READ_TIMEOUT adjustment.

dcf at torproject.org dcf at torproject.org
Fri Apr 27 02:33:03 UTC 2012

commit 62515adee0b40a062b33355ba7a385fb6c260fc9
Author: David Fifield <david at bamsoftware.com>
Date:   Thu Apr 26 19:31:52 2012 -0700

    Document IDLE_READ_TIMEOUT adjustment.
 experiments/README |    4 ++++
 1 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/experiments/README b/experiments/README
index 0599fcd..57f8af7 100644
--- a/experiments/README
+++ b/experiments/README
@@ -16,6 +16,10 @@ http://acme.com/software/thttpd/. websockify is from
 https://github.com/kanaka/websockify/. The old Firefox is from
+Before compiling thttpd, increade IDLE_READ_TIMEOUT in config.h to a
+high value (several thousand). This is because some tests wait a long
+time between making a connection and sending an HTTP request.
 Firefox versions 9 and 10 will not work; these versions have a change to
 the -no-remote option that prevents the tests from running. This is
 supposed to be fixed with a -new-instance option in version 12.

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