On Fri, Sep 26, 2008 at 9:34 PM, Junkone <junkone1 / gmail.com> wrote:
> how to start a ruby process that is not dependent on the process
> initiaing it.
> i tried doing system('ruby myCron.rb') but as soon as my process
> ended, the mycron.rb process disappeared. any ideas

try,

exec("ruby mycron.rb") if fork==nil