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Bug 78042 - How to Disable telnet autologout
How to Disable telnet autologout
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Larry Woodman
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2002-11-18 02:57 EST by Chakravarthi V S
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:06 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-28 07:31:24 EDT
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Description Chakravarthi V S 2002-11-18 02:57:24 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.77 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.2.14-6.1.1 i686)

Description of problem:

I'm using Redhat Advanced server, when i keep the telnet session idle for few
minutes it logs me out. I tried setting TMOUT=0, no help.

when i do tail -f on a log file immediately it logs me out of the machine.

please do needful


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1.login to machine and keep the telnet session idle 
2. do tail -f on some log file

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