Disabling ssh timeouts?

Josh Carroll josh.carroll at gmail.com
Wed May 13 05:43:42 UTC 2009

On Tue, May 12, 2009 at 10:03 PM, Steve Kargl
<sgk at troutmask.apl.washington.edu> wrote:
> Is there anyway to disable sshd from timing out a connection?
> I've tried setting  ClientAliveCountMax and ClientAliveInterval
> and TCPKeepAlive in sshd.conf, but no combination that I've
> tried has worked.

My suggestion would be to install and use the screen port:


You can then start the test suite run, detach from the screen session,
then ssh in and re-attach to the screen session later to check up on


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