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Linux program Screen howto


Here are some good usage examples of linux SCREEN program.

screen -ls - shows if you have any open screens
screen or “Ctrl-A” “C” - opens new session like screen
“Ctrl-A” “n” - goto next screen (when multiple screens present)
“Ctrl-A” “p” - goto previous screen (when multiple screens present)
“Ctrl-A” “k” - kills / exits screen
“Ctrl-A” “d” - detach screen
screen -r "pid number" - reconnects to screen / attaches screen specified by screen -ls

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Screen howto@Rackaid Blog by:Jeffrey Hukaby


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