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Changing the timeout period for Telnet or SSH-interactive sessions

You can change the timeout period for Telnet or SSH-interactive sessions. By default, Telnet and SSH-interactive sessions have a timeout period of 60 minutes.

Before you begin

Ensure that the autologout.telnet.enable option is set to on for the autologout.telnet.timeout option to take effect.

Step

  1. To change the timeout period for Telnet or SSH-interactive sessions, enter the following command:
    options autologout.telnet.timeout minutes

    minutes is the length of the timeout period.

    The range of minutes is 1 to 35,791. The maximum number is equal to approximately 596 hours, or slightly less than 25 days. The default is 60 minutes.