set timeout after 60 seconds but only for a group

Posted on 2005-05-12
Last Modified: 2010-04-22
hello ... i have set default logout after 60 seconds idle .. but i want it to be active only for group users, not for all users on the system .. how cand that be done ?

TMOUT=60;export TMOUT; # bash, sh
Question by:keepwalking
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    if [ "`id -gn $USER`" = 'your-group' ]; then
      TMOUT=60;export TMOUT

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