How to run python script in background after i logout

Tomasz Rola rtomek at ceti.pl
Sun Jul 24 22:05:06 CEST 2005


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On 24 Jul 2005, Harlin Seritt wrote:

> I have a remote linux server where I can only access it via ssh. I have
> a script that I need to have run all the time. I run like so:
> 
> python script.py &
> 
> It runs fine. When I log off ssh I notice that the script died when I
> logged off. How do I make sure it stays running?

Besides at and cron commands (mentioned by the others), have a look at
"nohup", too.

Regards,
Tomasz Rola

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