[wellylug] SSHD on Debian and RedHat
enkidu at cliffp.com
Thu Sep 29 22:41:21 NZST 2005
Jim Cheetham wrote:
> On Sep 29, 2005, at 9:33 PM, Cliff Pratt wrote:
>> Well, the funny thing is, the RedHat boxes used to be
>> Debian boxes and when they were Debian, they never
>> timed out. Now they are RedHat they time out. So the
>> firewal, while it might be a factor, is not the cause.
> OK, so external interference is unlikely to be the cause.
> Idle timeouts are not really a feature of iptables setups,
> so it's likely to be the sshd on the server.
> If you have read access to the sshd config, you could
> compare one to a Debian standard config ... that would
> be interesting ;-)
I guess I'll have to do that. I was just being lazy.
iptables does not currently figure in the picture. Other
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