Subject: Re: bin/31432: ssh idle timeout
To: None <,>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 09/30/2005 20:08:01
The following reply was made to PR bin/31432; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Manuel Bouyer <>
Subject: Re: bin/31432: ssh idle timeout
Date: Fri, 30 Sep 2005 22:06:57 +0200

 On Fri, Sep 30, 2005 at 07:38:00PM +0000, wrote:
 > >Description:
 > Whenever I idle on my ssh connection, the connection is closed after 10 Minutes (or a bit longer. couldn't track time exactly).
 > I can't go make a tea without having the connection dropped.
 > The Server is running NetBSD 2.0 and sshd:
 > SSH-2.0-OpenSSH_3.6.1 NetBSD_Secure_Shell-20030917
 > Neither my IP nor something else changes.
 > The machine is running default 2.0 confs and is actually running fine.
 > I noticed this after I checked my logs.
 > The connection keeps dropping, if you are idle.
 Please give more details on your network setup. Is there a router between
 the client and server ? Is there some NAT involved ?
 Manuel Bouyer <>
      NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference