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Old 03-16-2006, 06:31 PM   #1
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running proccesses

i would like to ask you this:
i am ssh a machine and i want to run a command. For example find, but i want to log out and when i log in back later, either to see the results or to see the proccess continue. is it possible?
Old 03-16-2006, 06:38 PM   #2
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Yes it is possible. Have a look at the screen command (man screen). You can start an application, detach from it - and then re-attach later. It's probably better to divert your output to a file in case the output isn't preserved on the screen.

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