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Old 03-04-2005, 03:07 PM   #1
tommyr1216
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Redirecting output of running command


Is there any way to redirect the output of a command that is already running. I have a lengthy command running in my terminal, and I'd like to log out but still get its output. I didn't think to direct the output to a file when I started it, so now I'm stuck. Any suggestions? I'm using a Bash shell.
 
Old 03-04-2005, 09:09 PM   #2
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Google up some discussion on how to use the command nohup to be able to logout and keep the process running. If I understand correctly, output will be redirected to a file called nohup.out.
 
Old 03-04-2005, 09:19 PM   #3
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Or U can simply


MYEXAGERATEDCOMMAND > MyFile

Or

MYEXAGERATEDCOMMAND 2> MyFile
 
Old 03-04-2005, 09:20 PM   #4
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Sorry, missunderstanding. nohup is OK
 
  


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