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@@ -370,6 +370,13 @@ the program will exit if the lock cannot be obtained. This option will
make the program wait (indefinitely or for optional \fIseconds\fP) until
the exclusive lock can be obtained.
+\fB\-W\fP, \fB\-\-wait-interval\fP \fImicroseconds\fP
+Interval to wait per each iteration.
+When running latency sensitive applications, waiting for the xtables lock
+for extended durations may not be acceptable. This option will make each
+iteration take the amount of time specified. The default interval is
+1 second. This option only works with \fB\-w\fP.
\fB\-n\fP, \fB\-\-numeric\fP
Numeric output.
IP addresses and port numbers will be printed in numeric format.