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im having some server issues and called for support. i would like to be able to view the support persons action on the terminal in real time from a different location. possible?

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GNU Screen is the easiest way. screen -x allows you to attach to an existing screen session from another terminal. screen -xR will do the same, but also start a new session if no suitable existing screen session exists. More info in the GNU Screen Manual.

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ttysnoop or screen.

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