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XBMC occasionally crashes on my media server. It's a pain to bring down the media server because I have to manually restart a number of services each time. I'd like to be ablle to start XBMC from an SSH session and have it continue to run after I disconnect.

How can this be achieved?

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nohup will do what you are asking.

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Brilliant, thanks! –  blz Dec 26 '12 at 23:53
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