Name

setsid — run a program in a new session

Synopsis

setsid program [ arg... ]

DESCRIPTION

setsid runs a program in a new session.

OPTIONS

−c, −−ctty

Set the controlling terminal to the current one.

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/.


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