In computing, a timeout is either an error condition or event that occurs when an event exceeds the time frame permitted to it, or the period of time allotted to a given event.

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sql deadlocking and timing out almost constantly

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iptables: how to give an ip access to a tcp service for one hour?

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SQL Server updated from 2000 to 2005. Now getting TimeoutException

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Windows desktop has decent connection speed outgoing but times out locally

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Can Missing Reverse Records Result In DNS Lookup Timeouts?

I am getting DNS lookup timeouts, but all DNS health checks say that everything is fine. The only problem I found: At least one server is missing a reverse record pointing back to its host name ...
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DNS Lookup Timeout Error - Change Resolv.conf?

Google webmaster tools tells me that I have DNS lookup timeout errors. My nameservers and bind are configured properly and intodns.com reports no errors. Question: Can I simply change the ...
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IIS7 File Upload Timeout Issues [closed]

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What is causing my web service call to timeout?

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How to debug memc/memcached timeouts with Nginx?

Problem Regular timeouts from the memcached backends in Nginx (see example errors below) Things already tested: it occurs both on local and remote memcached servers so the network can't be the ...
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Amazon EC2 Hosted Website Timeout - can't connect on reboot

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HAProxy tarpit timeout to be greater than client timeout

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During a kickstart installation (Centos 6.0) of a server having this hardware: Areca 1880i 8-port SAS RAID PCIe 512MB cache Areca Battery Backup Module 6 Hitachi Deskstar 7K3000 HDS723030ALA640 64MB ...
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wget --timeout doesn't time out an active connection

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SVN + HTTPS = Could not read status line: connection was closed by server

I have a problem with svn related with https, but with http it works. Here is the problem: I can Checkout a repo in our SVN-Server, but I can´t commit it, I get following error: Commit Commit ...
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How to handle Windows domain users that are not connected to the domain network for long periods of time?

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Solr Read Timeout (only in production environment)

I am working with a Java application that uses SolrJ to index documents to a Solr server. In my local test environment, I run a local Solr instance on a Tomcat server on my windows xp box. When I ...
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Apache timeout instead of webpage

instead of the desired webpages I get timeouts. If I try to get a page with wget on the server itself it works fine, but if I want to connect with a browser I get a timeout. s15312615:/etc/apache2 # ...
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NGINX basic auth timeout?

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Nginx + PHP-FPM Timeouts, almost zero load consumption?

I've got a server running on a Linode with Ubuntu 10.04 LTS, Nginx 0.7.65, MySQL 5.1.41 and PHP 5.3.2 with PHP-FPM. There is a WordPress blog on it, updated to WordPress 3.2.1 recently. I have made ...
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AxisFault Read Timed Out

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hMailServer doesn't let me send mail through Thunderbird - works with non-default port

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Uploads timing out - all server limits should be fine

I recently moved my file upload service to a new host, a Windows server (was on CentOS before). I'm running IIS + PHP on it, and moved all the php.ini settings from the previous server to the new one. ...
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Nginx proxy_read_timeout vs. proxy_connect_timeout

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MySQL Procedure causing Dead Lock

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SQL Server 2008 second instance times out when logging in — but only the first time?

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Does running “./something.sh” considered as idle?

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We've just upgraded our existing MySQL5.1 DB servers to newer (much better) hardware with MySQL 5.5, and things have been going mostly smoothly for almost 6 weeks. Just the last few days, I've ...
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One IIS server, multiple domains with SSL, one not working

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Keep-Alive and Timeout Behaviours between different browsers on Windows

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Postfix timing out when trying to send mail

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Simultaneous Requests To Site With JS Cause CPU Spike [duplicate]

someone is making many requests to a specific page on my site that has JS on it. Subsequently, it's driving the CPU load to 100+ if I don't restart apache. What I tried: - Reduce KeepAlive timeout - ...
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Connection Timed out - Apache2/Ubuntu server. Why?

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SSH Connections freezing with “Write failed: Broken pipe”

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load on php mysql linux performance

I have multiple scripts under PHP execution on linux server, which do constant operations on MySQL residing on the same server. I observed that many 'deadlocks' and 'longer wait timeout exceeded' ...
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System Event ID 9 pointing to \Device\Scsi\fttxr5_O1 happens at the same time daily

OS: Windows 2003 Roles: Exchange Server, Primary DNS Server Device: Promise TX4310 The problem: Almost every day for the last couple of months at around 8:00 PM (no earlier than 8:02, no later than ...
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SSH handshake timeout with NAT on Cisco 881W

I'm having some issues setting up port forwarding using static NAT on a Cisco 881W ISR. I've confirmed that the ssh daemon is working from the linux box inside the nat. My question is regarding the ...
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Set Timeout for a specific host in an Apache HTTPS reverse-proxy, single VirtualHost, many real hosts configuration

I'm running Apache as an HTTPS reverse proxy, with many real hosts proxied through a single VirtualHost (single public IP, wildcard certificate), using mod_rewrite and mod_proxy. Basically, something ...
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Diagnosing SQL Server 2008 Timeout After Prolonged Use

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How to prevent Windows 7 Remote Desktop time outs?

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Timeouts when connecting to SQL Server since installing SP1 for Windows 7

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TIME_WAIT Info (reduce)

I have a ajax application that makes a request every 3 seconds, the requested page sets the header to (header("Connection: Keep-Alive, close");) then performs a database query and returns the latest ...
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Error 504 Gateway timeout

I would like to know if an error 504 Gateway timeout always come from the load balancer or it can also be originated from Apache and the PHP code it's running ? Thanks
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Intermittent DNS timeouts, independent of DNS provider

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