ssh connections being dropped

Corey Edwards tensai at
Sat Feb 11 21:44:54 MST 2006

On Sat, 2006-02-11 at 21:10 -0700, Gabriel Gunderson wrote:
> On Sat, 2006-02-11 at 20:59 -0700, David B wrote:
> > Its probably your ISP, or somebody has some setting on a router
> > between you and that server to drop idle sessions.

I'll wager than your ISP has much better things to do than futz with
connection tracking.

> I should have mentioned that it seems to happen without regard for
> activity/inactivity.

Have you tried ServerAliveInterval in .ssh/config? This type of behavior
really just screams of a firewall.


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