[lug] Job Control
fschmid at archenergy.com
Tue Sep 16 11:08:37 MDT 2003
You missed the second line.
bg starts the program in the background after CTRL-z stopped it.
fg would start the program in the forground again.
--On Tuesday, September 16, 2003 11:00:57 PM -0600 Paul Nowosielski
<Paul at danamusic.com> wrote:
> But I don't want to stop the program.
> I want it to *continue* to run in the background.
> So I'm looking for a command similar to the '&' thats placed after a
> command that lets the program continue to run in the back ground...
> On Tue, 2003-09-16 at 10:30, Hugh Brown wrote:
>> On Wed, 2003-09-17 at 00:17, Paul Nowosielski wrote:
>> > Hello All,
>> > A simple question...
>> > If I start a job (ex: icewm-light & )
>> > and I bring that job to the foreground how can I send it to the
>> > back ground without stopping it?
>> > Thanks.
>> Ctrl-Z (default to stop a program)
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> Paul Nowosielski <Paul at danamusic.com>
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