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 From:  "Quark IT - Hilton Travis" <Hilton at QuarkIT dot com dot au>
 To:  "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  "m0n0wall" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  RE: [m0n0wall] Beta 1.3b14 released
 Date:  Wed, 27 Aug 2008 09:06:07 +1000
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Buechler [mailto:cbuechler at gmail dot com]
> Sent: Monday, 25 August 2008 10:02 AM
> On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 4:12 PM, Pedro Almeida
> <palmeida at securenetworks dot pt> wrote:
> >
> >
> > Before I go further, I want to thank you Manuel, for your
> > extraordinary work!
> >
> > After the 1.3b14 update I noticed an issue...
> > A ssh session without "traffic", transversing the firewall,
> > just freezes after a while.
> > Is there anyone seeing the same?
> >
> You need keep alive in your client or the state will be closed for
> inactive sessions. That's always been the case, as it is with any
> stateful firewall.
> -Chris

Hi Chris,

That's interesting - I use PuTTY regularly and at times (using m0n0wall
1.3b13) I've had a session sitting idle for a week or so without it
closing and with the PuTTY keepalive setting at "0" (aka disabled).




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