1. Executable programs or shell commands

Enter a Linux command to search for:

SETSID

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: July 2014
Index  |  Return to Main Contents
 

NAME

setsid - run a program in a new session  

SYNOPSIS

setsid [options] program [arguments]  

DESCRIPTION

setsid runs a program in a new session.  

OPTIONS

-c, --ctty
Set the controlling terminal to the current one.
-w, --wait
Wait for the execution of the program to end, and return the exit value of this program as the return value of setsid.
-V, --version
Display version information and exit.
-h, --help
Display help text and exit.
 

SEE ALSO

setsid(2)  

AUTHOR

Rick Sladkey <jrs@world.std.com>  

AVAILABILITY

The setsid command is part of the util-linux package and is available from ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux/.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
SEE ALSO
AUTHOR
AVAILABILITY

Return to Main Contents

Close

Search

Close

Share

Close

Dialog