Linux stuff

12 thoughts
last posted Feb. 5, 2016, 10:37 a.m.

3 earlier thoughts


Just learned about pkill. pkill allows to send signals to processes by specifiying the process name:

pkill -9 firefox

Here I am feeling dump that I used things like this for the last couple of years:

 ps ax | grep firefox | awk '{print $2}' | xargs kill -9

8 later thoughts