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Old 02-09-2013, 12:16 PM   #1
Lou Chandler
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How do I bypass login or set the time before it automatically logs me out?
 
Old 02-09-2013, 12:48 PM   #2
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That depends on how you are logging in. Automatic logout is up to the administrator. If you are logging in via ssh, there is a configuration option for sshd to determine the amount of idle time before terminating the connection (TCPKeepAlive -helps when routers drop idle connections, ClientAliveInterval, ClientAliveCountMax used by the server to determine if the connection should remain. You can google for a detailed explanation of these three.)

Bypassing login doesn't work very well...
 
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Old 02-09-2013, 12:50 PM   #3
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Thanks - that was very helpful.
 
  


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