Dan Burcaw (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tue, 27 Jul 1999 11:16:03 -0600 (MDT)
On Wed, 28 Jul 1999, Evan Read wrote:
> A general question for you all.
> I have logged into an old Linux box (slackware 2.0xxx kernal) and ran
> rc5des client. Anyways, when I log off, the thing keeps running. I
> forget what they call that but it is great!
It's called "screen". We ship it with YDL; very handy tool.
> Anyways, I would like to foreground it so I can see how it is doing. But
> I can't work out how to fg it...
> it has no job number ecause it was launched during a previous login that I
> terminated. I run "ps -aux" and find the PIDs, but "fg pidno" doesn't
Foreground processes are killed when you logout (of the shell that
executed the process)
> Evan Read
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