[Ilugc] One Day One GNU/Linux Command (BG)

Kapil Hari Paranjape kapil at imsc.res.in
Tue Dec 16 12:07:03 IST 2008


Hello,

On Tue, 16 Dec 2008, Sivakumar Gopalan wrote:
> Is there a way to start a job in background in one 
> terminal and bring it back to foreground in a different
> Terminal ?

Use "dtach" or "detachtty". For more general use learn to use screen.

By the way, normally backgrounded jobs are not expected to require
input/output to/from the terminal else they will stop.

Regards,

Kapil.
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