idleTimeout resource

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Type Default Option

Defines the timeout to wait after the last interactive action before executing the idle command.

The value is a number followed by an optional suffix. If the value ends in h, it specifies hours; if it ends in m it specifies minutes; if it ends in s or does not have an alphanumeric suffix, it specifies seconds.

If the value begins with a tilde ~, the time will be randomly varied +/-10% from the value specified.


Wait 45 seconds.


Wait ten minutes.


Wait one hour, plus or minus six minutes.


See also

nopSeconds resource

Idle facility