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Old 12-05-2005, 05:25 AM   #1
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Unhappy auto logout


does anyone know how to turn the "auto-logout" off?
We are running RH 9 on several machines,
and they have a bad habit of logging out the X session that
has been idle for some time.

Thanks a lot! for any help...
Old 12-06-2005, 04:20 PM   #2
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Hi, and welcome to LQ!

Actually I personally find it a good habit :}

If you don't like it check
and see whether any of them set a TMOUT value,
and if they do, change that to 0.\



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