This configuration parameter specifies the number of seconds the NSS or PAM service should wait for a response from the agent during an initial connection attempt. If the initial connection to adclient takes longer than specified by this parameter, the service will time out and terminate the attempt to connect. In most cases, there’s no need to modify this parameter.
The parameter value must be a positive integer. For example:
If this parameter is not defined in the configuration file, its default value is 5 seconds.