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Linux Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition by Daniel J. Barrett

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fg [%jobnumber]

The built-in command fg brings a suspended or backgrounded job into the foreground. With no arguments, it selects a job, usually the most recently suspended or backgrounded one. To specify a particular job (as shown by the jobs command), supply the job number preceded by a percent sign:

$ fg %2

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