See output of local xterm session on remote ssh session.

Thomas Dickey dickey at
Sat Jun 2 11:58:03 UTC 2007

On Sat, Jun 02, 2007 at 01:39:08PM +0200, Roland Smith wrote:
> If you want to keep tabs on an already running process, you should start
> the process in such a way that it redirects the standard output and
> standard error streams to a file. How that's done depends on the shell
> you're using. You can then watch that file via ssh with 'tail -f'.

'script' is less intrusive (and allows one to capture _everything_ sent
to the terminal - ymmv)

Thomas E. Dickey
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