Move already running process to background on Linux
Common problem of server administrators is, that you run command, which runs hours shortly before you leave office and heading home :-)
Here are few commands, which will help you to leave your computer and let the running command finish:
1. stop currently running command: Ctrl+Z
2. To move stopped process to background execute command: bg
3. To make sure command will run after you close the ssh session execute command: disown -h
4. exit ssh, go home, process will finish on the background...
Why I'm not able to dump database and get error: File size limit exceeded ?
Your system administrator must have imposed limitation on your account for file size creation.. Just run ulimit command to find out file size limitation:
$ ulimit -a
Example of output: core file size (blocks, -c) 0
data seg size (kbytes, -d) unlimited
file size (blocks, -f) 805696
pending signals (-i) 1024
max locked memory (kbytes, -l) 32
max memory size (kbytes, -m) unlimited
open files (-n) 1024
pipe size (512 bytes, -p) 8
POSIX message queues (bytes, -q) 819200
stack size (kbyt...