Archive for June, 2012

Resetting readonly shell variable

Recently I inherited a RedHat server, which had system-wide user profile configured something like this: TMOUT=300 readonly TMOUT export TMOUT This was extremely irritating. Spending a few momnents looking at docs and session would time out. The same was true for screen, detached sessions would close. All in all virtually nothing could be done. Then […]

Posted on June 22, 2012 at 09:01 by somedude · Permalink · Leave a comment
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