Subject: idle timeouts from isp
To: None <>
From: Jon <>
List: port-i386
Date: 11/03/2001 11:46:31
Is there a way to prevent an idle timeout from an isp.

i.e. a daemon which sends a small packet out every x number of minutes?

if there is not simply one to do this what is the best and easiest way to do this, can I set up a background process which sends a single ping to the remote machine?