What is exact meaning of “Reap Conn” field in system message?
2013 22:02:45 TEST: %ACE-6-302023: Teardown TCP connection 0x98d62 for vlan913:10.167.1.40/11612 (10.167.1.40/11612) to vlan316:172.18.41.205/7604 (172.17.16.19/7604) duration 0:00:02 bytes 505 Reap Conn.
System Message Guide for TCP Termination Reasons shows:
Connection is closed due to control plane reap messages.
It means that the connection was closed due to control plane Reap messages.
Reap messages are a way for the ACE control plane to inform the dataplane to remove flows from the connection table. This could be due to due to several reasons. Some of them are
1. Clear connection
2. Remove a static route
3. ARP entry expires
4. Interface is down or deleted
The syslog indicates the reason why the connection was torn down and in this case it was due to a Reap message from the CP.
Thank you very much for answer provided.
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