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From Oliver Jones <>
Subject Re: Coping with abandoned sessions?
Date Wed, 20 Jul 2016 15:40:50 GMT
I'm following up on an earlier question, in which I asked how to handle
desktop sessions that the Guacamole user abandoned by closing a browser

On Fri, Jul 15, 2016 at 4:28 PM, brian mullan <> answered
this way:

> if you look in:     /etc/xrdp/sesman.ini
> You will see many session configurable items related to user sessions...
> and configure them however you need.
> ## KillDisconnected - kill disconnected sessions ...

## IdleTimeLimit - when to disconnect idle sessions  ...

## DisconnectedTimeLimit - when to kill idle sessions

I looked in to this solution, and discovered that xrdp's implementation of
these items is incomplete (to put it charitably).

I did discover that it's possible to write a shell script to detect
disconnected sessions, by looking at their TCP connections. Here's an

Guacamole is great stuff! Thanks community.

Oliver Jones

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