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esxi 5.0 Command Line, no disown command

In linux I would use the disown command to disconnect a backgrounded process from my terminal so when I quit the terminal or disconnected from it, the job would continue as a child of the init ...
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Bash: Call shell script but do not wait for return code

Is it possible in Bash to call a shell script from another shell script but not have the original script wait for the sub-script to complete?
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open source job/process management/monitoring/control system [closed]

I'm looking for an open source solution for the following: I have jobs that need to run continuously. The jobs are applications or scripts. If they fail, they need to be restarted. If they fail, ...
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How can I disable CTRL+Z backgrounding in vim or nano?

I'm using stty susp ^- in a user's .bashrc shell in an attempt at preventing users from using CTRL+Z to background a process. The reason behind this, is that we have a number of users who are used to ...
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Putting a process in the background without stopping it - (ctrl+z)?

If I start a process by typing it in normally at the command line, such as wget http://site.com/bigfile.zip and then decide I want to move that to the background, I know that I can use something ...
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Disable error reporting on Windows 2008 Server to avoid stalling the job queue?

I have a process running queue jobs and runs other processes to complete them. Occasionally the .exe it is running fails and this causes a crash report dialog to open (WerFault.exe). This causes all ...
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Sun Grid Engine: Automatically Terminating Idle Interactive Jobs

We're considering using Sun Grid Engine on a small compute cluster. Right now, the current set up is pretty crude and just involves having people ssh to an open machine to run their jobs. We'd like ...
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Running Job and Paused Job Writing to the same File

So I ran tcpdump twice overnight by accident, both outputting to the same file. However, I ran them as jobs and one of them has been paused the whole time. Anyone have a recommendations on how to ...
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Bash Loop - How to stop the loop when I press Control-C inside a command?

I am rsyncing a few directories. I have a bash terminal open and am executing something like this: for DIR in * ; do rsync -a $DIR example.com:somewhere/ ; done However if I want to stop the whole ...
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Sending ^Z to a process on a Xen Console?

I have a Xen server with some VMs on it. I'm using xm console to view it and run some programmes. However I wanted to put the process in the background, and pressed ^Z (control Z) by habit, but that ...
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Can you screen a running programme? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I nohup/screen an already-started process? GNU screen is great for long running programmes. You can start your programme in it and disconnect and bring your laptop ...
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Learning Control-M

Please recommend an approach to achieving familiarity, fluency, and eventually expertise in Control-M. The immediate problem domain is "potent stakeholders have urged the migration of a zoo of ...
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job control and ssh

I can't seem to figure out a decent way to manage jobs over ssh. I want to start a job in an ssh session, logout, log back in, do a fg, check on the job, logout, then repeat the whole process. nohup ...
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What is a zombie process and how do I kill it?

Virtual Shotguns?