Solved

Is it possible to lanuch a parentless process in linux?

Posted on 2008-10-20
3
407 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-16
I often start  programs like firefox directyle from Linux console.
Sometimes I close a console from which I started firefox. That caused all child processed to be killed.
Is it possible to start a parentless process that  doesn't die when konsole from which it was stared is killed?
0
Comment
Question by:pmnox
3 Comments
 
LVL 84

Accepted Solution

by:
ozo earned 500 total points
ID: 22764759
0
 
LVL 45

Expert Comment

by:sunnycoder
ID: 22764762
Hello pmnox,

You can start the process in a screen

Regards,
sunnycoder
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:pmnox
ID: 31508162
thx. I've been searching for a few hours for command similar to this one  :]
0

Featured Post

What Is Threat Intelligence?

Threat intelligence is often discussed, but rarely understood. Starting with a precise definition, along with clear business goals, is essential.

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

Network Interface Card (NIC) bonding, also known as link aggregation, NIC teaming and trunking, is an important concept to understand and implement in any environment where high availability is of concern. Using this feature, a server administrator …
Introduction We as admins face situation where we need to redirect websites to another. This may be required as a part of an upgrade keeping the old URL but website should be served from new URL. This document would brief you on different ways ca…
Learn several ways to interact with files and get file information from the bash shell. ls lists the contents of a directory: Using the -a flag displays hidden files: Using the -l flag formats the output in a long list: The file command gives us mor…
Learn how to get help with Linux/Unix bash shell commands. Use help to read help documents for built in bash shell commands.: Use man to interface with the online reference manuals for shell commands.: Use man to search man pages for unknown command…

760 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

22 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now