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nataliad
18th April 2006, 11:28 PM
hello!

can you tell me please, whats the difference between:

wget -b url
wget url &
nohup wget url

thanks!

brandor
19th April 2006, 12:24 AM
try man wget

Jman
19th April 2006, 05:41 AM
The first and second background the process, giving you your shell back. The third makes wget not terminate on hangups, useful for letting it run after log off.