Exercise 2, Chapter 3 – Job control This topic contains 2 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by complete_bliss 3 months, 3 weeks ago. Author Posts February 28, 2018 at 4:48 am #3696 yaked7Participant Hi all, when I run the ping to the background it is still showing the output on my screen like “64 bytes from 127.0.0.1…” thus interrupting my further typing. I assume this is not desired. How can I prevent this? Thanks Daniel March 8, 2018 at 1:51 am #3704 _defaltParticipant Ctrl+C to terminate. August 24, 2018 at 4:58 am #10755 complete_blissParticipant hi, You can redirect the output to a file if you don’t want to see it on screen. You can use below command. >ping -i localhost > ping1 & after your practice delete the ping1 file in your current directory. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.