Community Tech Tip on BigAdmin Wiki: Trapping the SIGTERM
By BigAdmin team on Nov 06, 2009
A member of the sys admin community posted this tech tip directly on the BigAdmin wiki: How to leave scripts running when you log off (and exit nicely when a script is sent a SIGTERM signal). This page highlights the usefulness of the
trap command for trapping the SIGTERM, 1, signal to enable scripts to keep running after the user who started the process logs off.