Define dettaching commands in bashrc

__disown(){ local cmd=$1 ; shift ; $cmd "$@" &> /dev/null &disown }; for i in gvim ; do alias $i="__disown $i"; done
Define commands that you always invoke with an appended '&disown'. In the example: gvim foo.txt will open gvim dettached from the current terminal.

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By: smolav
2010-07-07 20:46:45

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