RE: Idle session logout
From: Danny Kitts (dkitts_at_acninc.com)
To: 'Andy Smith' <email@example.com>, Mark <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Mon, 25 Oct 2004 12:07:21 -0400
REMOVE AWORSHAM@ACNINC.COM FROM THIS ANNOYING EMAIL LIST.
From: Andy Smith [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Monday, October 25, 2004 12:12 AM
Cc: Jan.Albrecht@bertelsmann.de; firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Re: Idle session logout
> Will that work for users that do not use sh/bash? It is also possible for
> the user to set (or unset) this value to something else.
That may be true on some systems I suppose, but on my Mandrake 10 box
TMOUT is a readonly variable. If I try to 'export TMOUT=12345' it fails
bash: TMOUT: readonly variable