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I’m want to run a python script and I need it working 24/7. I have a Raspberry Pi 4 (it’s running the last version of raspbian) and I connect it using VNC but after a few times when I try to connect to my Raspberry Pi to see what’s going on is like the VNC reconnects me and kills the old session (that’s what I think) or maybe just disappear.

  • I already changed idletimeout to 0 and also try to use teamviever but is the same.
  • I think if I connect the Raspberry Pi to HDMI to any screen and then connect via VNC the problem is solved, but I want to know if exists another solution.
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  • If you need to run continuously why are you using VNC?
    – Milliways
    Jan 29, 2022 at 21:35
  • I m expressed wrong, I run the python script but then one time per hour i need to check if it s running ok, so i need to keep the session Jan 30, 2022 at 2:09
  • Use an ssh connection and run the script e.g. in a screen. Then you can log off without killing the script and later reconnect via ssh and resume the screen.
    – Robert
    Jan 30, 2022 at 21:04

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If you want to run a python script (or indeed any script) continuously start it running in the background or use tmux.

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