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Old 01-03-2008, 09:59 AM   #1
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How to find the process ID of process executing in the background


find the process ID of your currently executing process and use it to wait in the background.
 
Old 01-03-2008, 10:08 AM   #2
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This sounds like homework. Go through the bashbuiltins man page to see if you find what you're looking for or carefully read your notes or books about background jobs.
 
  


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