[svlug] ssh connection reset by peer

Marc MERLIN marc_news at merlins.org
Sat Aug 23 11:17:22 PDT 2003

On Sun, Aug 03, 2003 at 02:18:48AM -0700, Gary Lin wrote:
> Another thing you can try is to use the KeepAlive option.

But that's a TCP keepalive, and IIRC the default is 2H, which is too long

Unless I'm mistaken, you have to change the system-wide keepalive setting
on linux in /proc/sys/net/ipv4/tcp_keepalive_*

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