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tinylogin telnet idle timeout


I have a busybox with tinylogin. How can I log user out when I found the telnet session is idle for 10 seconds?

I set
export TMOUT

in /etc/profile

I found it doesn't work for me.

Can anybody help me?

Thanks a lot!

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