running a python script in the background

Arun arun.sivakumaran at
Sun Oct 31 01:25:28 CEST 2004

Pierre Barbier de Reuille <pierre.barbier at> wrote in message news:<4183abf9$0$28744$636a15ce at>...
> I'd use "screen". This is a command that creates shells you can 
> disconnect/reconnect.
> So you launch screen and launch your program inside it. Then, you can 
> disconnect from the screen and log out. When you'll log in, you'll be 
> able to reconnect to your screen and see the result of your program.
> Pierre

Hi all,

Thanks for those replies. I'll try out the solutions suggested.


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