Python without a tty

ron vacorama at
Fri Sep 30 01:11:02 CEST 2011

On Sep 29, 5:21 am, Steven D'Aprano <steve
+comp.lang.pyt... at> wrote:
> I have a Python script which I would like to test without a tty attached
> to the process. I could run it as a cron job, but is there an easier way?
> I am running Linux.
> --
> Steven

Have you tried GNU Screen?  It let's you run processes under virtual
terminals, which can then be backgrounded, reconnected to, etc.  I
think it comes with most linux distros.

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