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screen

 

screen — screen manager with VT100/ANSI terminal emulation

basic options:

-S // socket creation

-r // socket connection

-list // listing virtual terminals

Hotkeys:

Ctrl+a+d // disconnecting from active terminal

screen -S BACKUP tar root.tar / –exclude=/tmp // backuping

Ctrl+a+d // disconnect

screen -list // get a list of sockets

There is a screen on:
3826.BACKUP (27.11.2009 17:26:52) (Detached)
1 Socket in /var/run/screen/S-root.

// 3826 – pid & BACKUP — socket name.

screen -r BACKUP // again connected to the virtual console, which created.