Remote execution of a program

Keith Clark keithclark at
Sat Sep 12 04:33:08 UTC 2009

On Sat, 2009-09-12 at 00:29 -0400, Steve Reilly wrote:
> Jay Daniels wrote:
> > nohup?  I think that just keeps the process running after you logout,
> i thought thats what he said the way i read the post?
> > but if the gui is running remotely?  It didn't sound like that was what
> > he wanted to do.  Sounded like he wanted the program to run or popup on
> > the server side screen.
> if thats all he wanted to do he could use ssh -Y or ssh -X to have the
> gui sent to him.  but he wanted to have it continue after he logged out.
>  when you logout, that would kill the process

Exactly.  I want to start Transmission remotely and leave it running
when I log out.  This may not be possible.


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