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Set timeout to 10-20 seconds !!
Authored by: Steff-X on Dec 02, '03 05:10:33AM
The Finder uses the default timeout (at the end of the /etc/authorization file). It is certainly not a good idea to modify it unless we have more information about the consequences it can have on the whole system. A timeout of 10-20 seconds would be safer ! (and it works pretty well for me)

Also keep in mind that a single Finder action may result in multiple UNIX actions. With a null timeout, the Finder may prompt for a password several times, i.e. for each UNIX action that requires it.

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