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Date:      29 Dec 2003 09:38:32 -0500
From:      Lowell Gilbert <>
Subject:   Re: setting login.conf doesn't limit my users
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Jez Hancock <> writes:

> This is it eh - there are some limits that can't be set - I remember
> having to use 'idled' from the ports to monitor the idle times of users
> and if they get to 1hr of idle time, auto-log them out as it were via
> idled (the login.conf setting to do this didn't work!!!).  There are a
> few others but I forget what they are now (password expiry perhaps is
> one?).

Idle time isn't implemented, password expiration is.

Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area: 
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