[Gllug] Re-access broken remote connection to process?

JLMS jjllmmss at googlemail.com
Fri Jun 18 05:30:19 UTC 2010

On Thu, Jun 17, 2010 at 11:07 PM, tid <td at bloogaloo.co.uk> wrote:
> I've seen a few situations where people tied themselves in knots by
> staying late at the office 'because I can't afford to let this process die
> if the
> net connection dies' or implemented ssh keepalives via ping which were
> sorted
> by screen and/or nohup
> also, another useful command is 'watch'.
> tid

There are terminal servers that kick you out after a period of
"inactivity" in situations in which you can't use screen, and for
which building expect scripts would be too time consuming.

I have been paid a daily rate just to baby sit long processes running
on those circumstances.... (the joy)....
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