Subject Re: [firebird-support] Auto connection timeout
Author Michael Ludwig
Chee Yang schrieb am 13.07.2010 um 01:38 (-0000):
> When I have opened a connection to Firebird server, the connection
> stay as long as the network connection is active for days, weeks,
> months or years.
> Can we configure Firebird server so that after 6 hours of idle for the
> connection, firebird server will close the connection at server side.

I initially thought that you could configure this using the OS TCP
keep-alive settings, but unless I'm mistaken those will only tear
down dead connections whereas you want to terminate alive but idle

Being not so enlightened, I found this enlightening:

Well, use a Firewall then, as Philip suggested?
Michael Ludwig