Killing idle SSH sessions?
blaing at vancoservices.com
Thu Jun 30 18:55:25 UTC 2005
Could you go into a bit more detail about this? I'm talking about any
kind of remote login via SSH, be it from a Windows or Linux system. I'd
just like to find a way for SSH to kill the session after 15 minutes of
inactivity to make sure someone doesn't leave an open session up on
their screen logged into a critical system.
John Summerfied wrote:
I'm curious to know if there is a way to have SSH kill idle sessions
after a set time in Fedora 2 and 3. I've been looking around and
haven't really found any way of doing this. The closest settings
I've found are these:
I think bash provides that capability (but it applies whether you
connect via ssh or login at tty1).
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