Pre briefing: Although my question is broad on purpose, I am dealing with nginx connecting to php-fpm (fcgi), which is served via a local socket (/tmp/somesocket.socket). Nginx has a setting to ...
I am troubleshooting a connection timeout problem between two Linux boxes, where it seems the ACK to SYN-ACK was lost on the server's stack. The tcpdump is done on the server side. The client got ...
Could someone please describe to me the pros and cons of using a Unix socket file vs a tcp/ip localhost:port when setting up services on a server (Ubuntu, FWIW)? In this particular instance it's for ...