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Re: snmpconf pm issue #23 - policy termination



> Hi all,
> 
> Steve Waldbusser wrote, after discussion with others on
> the list:
> 
> > I totally agree with you guys that this is necessary. You can already
> > see this behavior described somewhat, it's just not complete yet. 
> > 
> > The following text is in the defer() function:
> > "When a policy defers it exits and the filter-matching policy with the
> > next-highest precedence is immediately run."
> > 
> > Similar text needs to be added to the policy table logic as well.
> > 
> > This isn't expensive either. We're just changing the timing a bit. We're
> > just re-evaluating the "previously trumped" policy filters immediately
> > rather than waiting till the next policyFilterMaxLatency time.
> 
> So, if such text is added in the "policy table logic", would
> folks be happy?  I would be.
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> dlp
> 
Good solution.
Thanks,
/jon
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