[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: [PATCH][RHEL5.4] sleep for N seconds before getting ks file (#460566)



On Tuesday, May 26 2009, Jeffrey Bastian said:
> Jeremy Katz wrote:
>> Rather than yet another command line parameter, I wonder if we'd be
>> better off to just backoff and try a second and third time.  How long is
>> typically being needed to sleep and wait?
>
> That's a possibility, too.  Typically it's less than 20 seconds needed  
> to sleep, sometimes as short as 3 seconds.  So maybe try sleeping for 10  
> seconds before the 2nd attempt, and another 20 before the 3rd?

Could even do 5-10 tries over 30 seconds and if we don't succeed in that
long, then fail.  That would save people from having to pass an obscure
parameter and make things just work for them

Jeremy


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]