advanced bash-ing for long compiles

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Fri Oct 14 07:55:03 PDT 2016

On Fri, Oct 14, 2016 at 10:30 AM, Ken Cunningham <
ken.cunningham.webuse at> wrote:

> how exactly do I best find that process to "fg" it again? If I just log
> back in and "fg" it, it is not found. but top shows the process is humming
> away in the background, as expected

You can't; it's not a child of your current shell, so you cannot reattach
it. This is why screen and tmux exist.

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