On Sat, Aug 23, 2008 at 01:36:32PM +0530, Siju George wrote: > I started Firefox from an xterm. > Then I pressed <ctrl> +Z > And the I typed bg to background Firefox process. > But when I close xterm firefox also closes.
firefox still gets a SIGHUP since its controlling terminal is that xterm. (if it's suspended, that doesn't appear to change anything). -- Thomas E. Dickey http://invisible-island.net ftp://invisible-island.net _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"