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    Running the Find command in the background

    Hello, I am going through a Linux course and was asked to run the find command in the background and it should list all files that have changed in the last 5 days. I am running the following command, but it ignores the & to background it - find / -mtime -5 & I am also trying to suspend the...
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    Running the find command as a background process

    Hello, I am trying to find all files changed in the last 3 days as a background process using the following command - "find / -mtime -4 &" but it seems to ignore the &. Can anyone tell me how to run the find command as a background process? Any help is appreciated. Thank you Dan