ODOC: jobs

Sunday, January 01, 2006

jobs -- Lists the active jobs

Summary :

jobs is bash build-in command, which is used to list the actives jobs in the current shell.

Examples :
$ sleep 60 & -- Just run this command 5 times. Create dummy active jobs for testing.

$ jobs -- List all active jobs.

$ jobs -l -- List all active jobs with pid.

$ jobs -p -- List only the pid of all active jobs.

$ jobs -n -- List only jobs that have changed status since the last notification are printed.

$ jobs -r -- Show only running jobs.

$ jobs -s -- Show only stopped jobs.
Read : man jobs / help jobs (in Bash Shell)

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