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Using nohup on Solaris 10

I need to transfer a large number of files over SFTP (only between Solaris servers) which takes a very long time. I cannot keep my PC on for this duration. I tried: nohup sftp server1 While the ...
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Difference between nohup, disown and &

What is the difference between $ nohup foo and $ foo & and $ foo & $ disown