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Re: [vox-tech] ssh2 timeout
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Re: [vox-tech] ssh2 timeout

Here's the message it gives me:

Disconnected; connection lost (Connection closed.).
Connection to homer closed.

homer is my ece machine.

-- Chris

On Thu, 10 May 2001, Henry House wrote:

> On Thu, May 10, 2001 at 11:14:23AM -0700, Chris Lupo wrote:
> > After some period of inactivity, my ssh (ssh2) sessions drop.  I haven't
> > actually measured how long that time period is, but its about 10 minutes
> > maybe less.  I'd really like to extend that time, if not disable the
> > timeout all together.
> > 
> > I really only ssh to my ece machine at school, so I haven't tried other
> > machines on different networks, but I know other students who don't have
> > this problem.
> > 
> > It happens even when my network traffic is not idle, i.e. I can be surfing
> > and the ssh connection will drop.
> > 
> > Anyone know how to do something about this?
> > Im using ssh2: SSH Secure Shell 2.4.0 (non-commercial version) on 
> > i686-pc-linux-gnu
> Openssh and ssh1 don't do that as far as I know; I've had sessions open for
> days with no activity.
> Rather than a facist restriction in SSH2, could there be network trouble? Do
> you get any errot message? 'Connection reset by peer' or similar?
> -- 
> Henry House
> OpenPGP key available from http://hajhouse.org/hajhouse.asc

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