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Re: [SLE] OT How run program in another PC
  • From: Nick LeRoy <nleroy@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 14 May 2004 13:06:18 -0500
  • Message-id: <200405141306.19017.nleroy@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri May 14 2004 12:07 pm, AV wrote:
> Anders Johansson wrote:
> >On Friday 14 May 2004 16.51, AV wrote:
> >>my home internet is slow so I have trouble to download bigger files. But
> >>I have access to another PC in work via SSH with good internet. I would
> >>like to run wget command on that PC and disconnect leaving it working in
> >>bakground and getting files. How can I do that?
> >>Thank You.
> >
> >'man wget' might be interesting.
> >
> >Just add '-b' to the parameter list to wget. Then you can log off and it
> > will keep running in the background.
>
> Thank You. I knew about 'man wget', and parameter '-b' but was not sure
> about it ;-) . How about the same in 'rsync'?

Try looking into 'nohup' or 'screen'

-Nick

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