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Re: attaching detached sessions to the current one

From: Michael Schroeder
Subject: Re: attaching detached sessions to the current one
Date: Tue, 16 May 2006 15:40:09 +0200
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On Tue, May 16, 2006 at 08:37:14AM -0400, Aaron Davies wrote:
> A related feature I'd love to see implemented some day is the ability
> to import a non-screen process into screen. For example, I might start
> a compilation or a download in a normal shell, realize I have to go
> somewhere, and want to detach it for later monitoring through screen,
> but if I didn't have the forsight to start it in screen in the first
> place, I can't do that now.

Yeah, but that means stealing file descriptors from an uncooperating
process. I don't know how this can be implemented.


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