Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net> wrote:
> That's because as of 1.2b2, the TCP idle timeout for the firewall is
> 2.5 hours instead of the ipfilter default of 10 days (!) to keep the
> state table from filling up with dead connections. This value can be
> modified on the advanced setup page, though it is not recommended to
> do that. So of course if your SSH connection doesn't transfer a
> single byte for two hours, the ipfilter state table entry is deleted
> and the connection breaks. Try turning on keep-alive in your SSH
This needs to go into the documentation or the FAQ. Otherwise,
it'll keep on coming back.
darrylo at soco dot agilent dot com
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