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Can someone tell me the best way to run a PHP script and output content and errors to a text file (using nohup) using the unix shell?

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/usr/bin/php script.php > script.out 2>&1 

I don't know why you'd want to use nohup but that would be

nohup /usr/bin/php script.php > script.out 2>&1 &

See the manual

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