Feb 102011
 

Every time I reinstall my system I have to add the line below to my /etc/ssh/ssh_config to avoid “Write failed: Broken pipe” issue.

ServerAliveInterval 120

  3 Responses to “SSH Write failed: Broken pipe”

  1. Nice tip!

    Alternatively edit /etc/ssh/ssh*d*_config on SSH servers that you connect to from multiple clients.

    Instead of ServerAliveInterval, enable ClientAliveInterval.

    It’s a matter of personal preference, but I use these values:
    ClientAliveInterval 15
    ClientAliveCountMax 3

  2. ssh_config or sshd_config on server?

  3. ssh_config on your pc

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