by rghose

Kills all TCP CLOSE_WAIT connections

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This script will remove all existing close-wait connections on the server


$ apt-get install libnet-rawip-perl libnet-pcap-perl libnetpacket-perl


$ ./

To install permanently you can do the following:

$ mv /usr/bin/kill_close_wait_connections
$ chmod +x /usr/bin/kill_close_wait_connections
$ kill_close_wait_connections


Originally created by Rahul Ghose

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