Re: Sonicwall Pro 3060 problem: Idle telnet clients are dropped after 6-7 minutes

From: Markus Kraus (
Date: 02/11/04

Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2004 14:16:07 -0800

On Wed, 11 Feb 2004 15:24:21 -0600, Ken Very Big Liar wrote:

>I think it's not good if a firewall were to clear out connections that were
>still alive, don't you?

yeap, but if there isn't going any traffic, how could the firewall
know that the connection is still alive?

> Anyway, we think we've found out where the problem was.
>Looking at the "LAN * Any" rule we found the idle timer at 5 minutes.
>Bumped it up to 240 minutes. Seems to be working for now.

Ah, cool, I totally forgot about that setting.

Best regards,