[erlang-questions] What's the proper/right way to run erlang in the background?

Jon Schneider <>
Mon Oct 21 15:49:28 CEST 2013

It's not a recommended method by I run erl inside a (GNU) screen session.
It'll then (normally) automatically detach if you do. Suggest you increase
the scrollback history.

(Assuming GNU screen it's $HOME/.screenrc with
defscrollback largenumber)


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