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Re: background job in mma


 > Hi mathgroup, I try to do some calculation with mma 2.0, but it might take
 > 	more than 24 hours on my Sun Sparcstation 2 with 80M RAM.  Is there
 > 	a way that I can do the calculation in the background?  That is,
 > 	I would like to logout from my account and still have my calculation
 > 	running like any unix background process.  Any ideas?
 > 	Thanks in advance.
 > 
 > 			Thomas Wong   tom at Kronecker.baruch.cuny.edu
 > 
 > 


Try "nohup math".


ka > man nohup

 nohup(1)                                                           nohup(1)

 NAME
      nohup - run a command immune to hangups, logouts, and quits

 SYNOPSIS
      nohup command [ arguments ]

 DESCRIPTION
      nohup executes command with hangups and quits ignored.  If output is
      ...





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