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How to configure Idle Timeout for Telnet, SSH or Console sessions

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TitleHow to configure Idle Timeout for Telnet, SSH or Console sessions
Objective
How to configure Idle Timeout for Telnet, SSH or Consoele sessions.
Environment
EXOS all
Procedure
To configure the Idle Timeout timer you should:
  • Enable the feature by running the command enable idletimeout
If you do not modify the time out timer the default timeout values for the sessions after enabling the feature are:
  • Console: 20 Minutes of inactivity
  • Telnet: 20 Minutes of inactivity
  • SSH: 20 Minutes of inactivity
​To Modify the values for the timeout use the following command:
  • configure idletimeout <minutes>
The value range in minutes that can be used for the timeout is between 1 to 240, this value will apply for Console, Telnet and SSH sessions.

 
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