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Old 06-13-2011, 06:25 AM   #1
muradcsc
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setup linux pptp client idle timeout


Hi

I have got pptpd linux server and pptp linux client which connects successfully.
Now I want setup idle time (inactive) in pptp linux client so that if the pptp tunnel is inactive say for example 5 minutes it will be automatically disconnected.
how can do that, is there any built in feature on pptp client?
or can do it in other way?

please help

Murad
 
Old 06-29-2011, 05:48 AM   #2
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I have found the answer and posting reply for future reference

include following 3 parameters in /etc/ppp/options

demand
holdoff 12
idle 300

to know in detail of above parameter

man pppd
 
  


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