I just noticed that if I execute ssh user@remote_host tail -f /some/file , then tail -f /some/file keeps running on the remote_host even if ssh connection is closed! So, after several connects and ...
I have a strange behavior on my system. When I invoke a command in the shell (bash version 4.2.45(1)-release), say top or cat, the running program (the process) does not respond to Ctrl+C. I even ...
This is more of a process management/signal handling question than a Bash question. It just uses Bash to explain the issue. I'm running a Bash script in which I run a background process. This is the ...
I forgot to use screen and I have a task that has been running for quite some time, and I do not want to lose the saved data. Basically Ctrlc will end the task and save the data if I am on the same ...
I am in the process of migrating a legacy 4GL application from SCO OpenServer 5.0.7 to CentOS (Red Hat) Linux 5.9. There are a number of screens that prompt the user to press "DEL to ABORT" but is ...
I am changing control character (e.g- ^C) using stty intr ^_ under root privileges. It changes successfully. But when I am closing terminal and opening terminal again to check whether same ...
I use telnet to connect to a terminal server, which proxies the traffic to a RS-232 port. Unfortunately when using some of the devices it is not possible to send the CTRL+C character (0x03). Instead ...
In Bash, I learned that the ending signal can be changed by here document. But by default how can I signal the end of stdin input? I happened to find that with cat and chardet, their stdin inputs can ...