Re: [AMBER] script to run background job?

From: Hannes Loeffler <>
Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:23:00 +0000

On Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:04:09 +0000
Andrea Spitaleri <> wrote:

> Hi
> Rather to put in background your job, try "screen". With screen you
> detach your script from the shell so even if you close the shell the
> job keep running.

GNU screen is just the interactive version of nohup which was in the
original script in a while loop. What's the point of running multiple
instances of it? Screen makes sense when the user plans to re-attached
later on.


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