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Re: [vox-tech] retroactive nohup?
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Re: [vox-tech] retroactive nohup?

LSD is hard to come by lately.  Send me the coffee

----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Jay Salzman" <p@dirac.org>
To: <vox-tech@franz.mother.com>
Sent: Monday, July 16, 2001 6:05 PM
Subject: Re: [vox-tech] retroactive nohup?

> begin: William Kendrick <nbs@sonic.net> quote
> > On Mon, Jul 16, 2001 at 02:28:17PM -0700, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > > i stupidly started a long process in an xterm.  i'd like to shut down
X, but
> > > don't want to lose this process.
> >
> > Couldn't you ^Z and then "bg" it?  (I assume it's a console process)
> argh.  i was pretty sure it would die when the controlling pty died.  but
> just did a test with a toy shell script.  you're right.  it didn't die.
> heh.  how embarrasing.  thanks for setting me straight, bill.  clearly,
> somebody has been putting lsd in my coffee this morning...
> pete
> --
> "The following addresses had permanent fatal errors..."      p@dirac.org
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