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Old 09-25-2009
session timeout for shell script

I am executing test.sh script. But this script takes lot of time and in the meantime the shell timeouts without completing the script.
Is there any command which will continue processing the script.


Thanks
# 2  
Old 09-25-2009
you can try "nohup test.sh &" - that would run the test.sh in backgroud and "nohup" will help it run even if the session is closed.
# 3  
Old 09-27-2009
Sorry to hijack the thread, but my question is very much related.

When I tried

Code:
nohup script.ksh &

A process id is displayed at the terminal, followed by another message,

Code:
Stopped.. Not a Terminal

What does it mean by "Not a Terminal"? The default log file nohup.out also contained the text "Not a Terminal"

How do I make the script run in nohup mode now?
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Old 09-27-2009
I would try to check if there is any issue with my script. It should NOT be waiting for any input from stdin nor should it display the output to stdout.

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