setsid - run a program in a new session


   setsid [options] program [arguments]


   setsid runs a program in a new session.


   -c, --ctty
          Set the controlling terminal to the current one.

   -w, --wait
          Wait  for  the  execution  of the program to end, and return the
          exit value of this program as the return value of setsid.

   -V, --version
          Display version information and exit.

   -h, --help
          Display help text and exit.




   Rick Sladkey <>


   The setsid command is part of the util-linux package and  is  available

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