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System Timeout Setting for BMC SSH session seems to be ignored

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • AFF A250
  • CLI


CLI timeout settings 0, 1-10, >10 have no impact:

cluster1::> system timeout modify -timeout 0

value is equal 0  ==> disconnect without notice after 10min. idle time

cluster1::> system timeout modify -timeout 1

values between 1-10  ==> disconnect with usual notices during the last minute "(Login timeout will occur in 60..50..40..30..20..10 seconds)"

cluster1::> system timeout modify -timeout 11

values >=11  ==> disconnect without notice after 10min. idle time "

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