The screen is a terminal multiplexer. Using this, you can run any number of console-based-applications,…
Linux screen Command: Keep Processes Running Despite a Dropped Connection
Linux screen Command: Keep Your Processes Running Despite A Dropped Connection I guess you all know this: you are connected to your server with SSH and in the middle of compiling some software (e.g. a new kernel) or doing some other task which takes lots of time, and suddenly your connection drops for some reason, and you lose your labour.