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Allow to launch nc like a daemon, in background until you still stop it.
You can stop it with kill %1 (jobs method) or kill PID.
The -k option can force nc to listen another connection, but if you use redirection, it will work only one time.
The loop's inside doesn't do anything, but we can imagine to send a message to screen when a connection is established
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