nohup(1) — Linux manual page


NOHUP(1)                        User Commands                       NOHUP(1)

NAME         top

       nohup - run a command immune to hangups, with output to a non-tty

SYNOPSIS         top

       nohup COMMAND [ARG]...
       nohup OPTION

DESCRIPTION         top

       Run COMMAND, ignoring hangup signals.

       --help display this help and exit

              output version information and exit

       If standard input is a terminal, redirect it from an unreadable file.
       If standard output is a terminal, append output to 'nohup.out' if
       possible, '$HOME/nohup.out' otherwise.  If standard error is a
       terminal, redirect it to standard output.  To save output to FILE,
       use 'nohup COMMAND > FILE'.

       NOTE: your shell may have its own version of nohup, which usually
       supersedes the version described here.  Please refer to your shell's
       documentation for details about the options it supports.

AUTHOR         top

       Written by Jim Meyering.

REPORTING BUGS         top

       GNU coreutils online help: <>
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COPYRIGHT         top

       Copyright © 2020 Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv3+: GNU
       GPL version 3 or later <>.
       This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
       There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO         top

       Full documentation <>
       or available locally via: info '(coreutils) nohup invocation'

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GNU coreutils 8.32               March 2020                         NOHUP(1)