Linux kernel defines a timeout to destroy TIME-WAIT state of a connection in include/net/tcp.h:

#define TCP_TIMEWAIT_LEN (60*HZ)

Is there a way to change this parameter at runtime, via sysctl or /proc entry, or may be running ip utility from iproute2?

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