Dead Scripts solution

If you regularly work with scripts on any Unix or Linux platform and it gets killed when you logout from ssh, the session dies or the scripts stops working after x time then you need to deown it and force it to the background.
So instead of running
/your/script/filename
run
nohup /your/script/filename &

What this does is start the script, the nohup deowns the scripts (meaning that it has no owner so you can logout without killing the process) and the & at the end sends the process to the background. This is the alternative method to run something from within screen but this version works good with a crontab.
FYI the crontab is a file and a program (both named the same) that executes commands (opening files, sending email, any command that you could do via the regular shell) at specific interval or times.

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