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Re: [SLUG] Regular death of screen
- To: slug <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Regular death of screen
- From: Anand Kumria <wildfire@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Dec 11 02:09:02 2002
- Reply-to: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Tue, Dec 10, 2002 at 04:19:24PM +1100, Mary wrote:
> I'm using screen on a remote host.
> At present, it is dying regularly: the connection suddenly 'freezes',
> and a new login and screen -ls shows the old screen session as dead, and
> suggests it be removed with screen -wipe. This is occuring about every
> Are there any noteable causes of this?
Basically your underlying pty is being logged out - since you'll
actually be doing stuff in the other pty's that screen create's it'll
appear idle to the system.
Perhaps you have an autologout daemon running?
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