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How to logout without terminate a process?

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If I only run a command at background with '&', when I
log out the process got terminated. Can I avoid that?
Thanks.
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pvenezia earned 120 total points
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The proper way to do this is to use nohup. You didn't specify an OS, so I can't give you any paths, but run `man nohup` for more info.

Generally, the syntax is:

nohup /path/binary &



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