Subject: Re: NAT timeouts
To: andrej misovic <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/06/2004 22:52:49
On Tue, Jul 06, 2004 at 09:21:52PM +0200, andrej misovic wrote:
> hello,
> how long are NAT connections cached?
> I use jabber client (psi) behind netbsd box (gw/fw/nat)
> which send keep-alive packets,
> but connection to jabber server die after 8-15 sec.
> I'm afraid, that reason is short NAT conection cache..
> or am I wrong?

No, the NAT timeout is much longer than that (several hours at last).
How many connections does it try to open simultaneously ?

Manuel Bouyer <>
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