logging out leaving a command running
wpoland at gmail.com
Mon Jan 23 06:04:11 UTC 2006
On 1/22/06, Noah Dain <noahdain at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1/23/06, Byron Poland <wpoland at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm on the road for work. I have a mythtv box set up at home
> > recording HD content. I can ssh into my network, and execute a script
> > on my ubuntu workstation that transcodes shows I chose. I have to
> > stay logged in for the script to continue.
> > I want to beable to log in real quick start the command log out with
> > the confidence that the script will continue.
> > Any suggestions?
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> screen is the way to go. login, run screen, run your job(s),
> disconnect from the screen session, logout.
> later you can login again and reattach to screen sessions.
> Noah Dain
> "Single failures can occur for a variety of reasons that have nothing
> to do with a hardware defect, such as cosmic radiation ..." - IBM
> Thinkpad R40 maintenance manual, page 25
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thanks everyone, I'll give screen a shot. Machine got knocked off so
I have to wait until someone is awake at the house to turn it back on
to try. I'm shooting myself in the foot for not plugging it into my
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