Re: Program is "stopped" when sent to background
From: Sybren Stuvel (sybrenUSE_at_YOURthirdtower.imagination.com)
Date: 28 Aug 2003 09:10:07 GMT
David Chamberlain enlightened us with:
> The Job Control section of the bash manual says that if a
> background process tries to read from or write to the terminal it
> will suspend the process. I suspect that this is problem, but I'm
> not sure how to solve it.
Install "screen" and read it's documentation. You'll love it.
-- The problem with the world is stupidity. Not saying there should be a capital punishment for stupidity, but why don't we just take the safety labels off of everything and let the problem solve itself?