Dirk-Willem van Gulik dirkx at
Fri May 2 02:12:33 PDT 2003

On Fri, 2 May 2003, Ruben de Groot wrote:

> On Thu, May 01, 2003 at 03:18:41PM -0500, Mark typed:
> > When doing a remote upgrade what is the best way to force the process into the
> > background, so if the dialup line for the ssh session dies, the process continues. Yes, a newbie question, but alot of google searches leaves me unable to feel
> > safe

> nohup

Also check out screen (in ports). Which allows you to reconnect back into
the tty session you lost.


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