Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: March 2016
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nohup - run a command immune to hangups, with output to a non-tty
Run COMMAND, ignoring hangup signals.
display this help and exit
output version information and exit
If standard input is a terminal, redirect it from /dev/null.
If standard output is a terminal, append output to 'nohup.out' if possible,
If standard error is a terminal, redirect it to standard output.
To save output to FILE, use 'nohup COMMAND > FILE'.
NOTE: your shell may have its own version of nohup, which usually supersedes
the version described here. Please refer to your shell's documentation
for details about the options it supports.
Written by Jim Meyering.
Report nohup bugs to email@example.com
GNU coreutils home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/>
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>
Report nohup translation bugs to <http://translationproject.org/team/>
Copyright © 2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>.
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for
is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the
programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info coreutils 'nohup invocation'
should give you access to the complete manual.
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Time: 20:33:15 GMT, January 20, 2018