kill – POFTUT

Tagged: kill


What Is Linux SIGINT (Signal Interrupt)?

Operating systems like Linux and Windows uses signals in order to communicate with each other and other components. There are different signal types which define different case and message. In this tutorial, we will learn and explain the SIGINT or Signal Interrupt. SIGINT or Signal Interrupt As its name suggests the SIGINT is named as Signal Interrupt which will interrupt the command. This will interrupt the given processes and stop...


What Is Linux SIGTERM Signal and Difference with SIGKILL

Unix and Linux like operating systems processes uses SIGNALS in order to communicate each other. For example If we can to kill a process we need to send a signal to process we want to kill. This signal will be SIGTERM and send by kill or similar commands. In this tutorial we will examine the SIGTERM signal and compare with SIGKILL signal. Linux Kill Process Tutorial With Examples SIGTERM The SIGTERM...


Pgrep and Pkill Command Tutorial With Examples For Linux

While working process general ps command is used. Ps command provides detailed information about processes those run on the system. We generally use grep command with ps to filter or match. There is a alternative and more practical way to work process. Pgrep and pkill can be used to manage, list and kill process. Syntax

Help Quick help about pkill command can be get with the -h option like below.



Linux fuser Command Tutorial With Examples

Linux have a lot of tools to manage processes and network. But fuser is one of the most popular tool which combines process and network management in a single command. fuser can display process according to their directory, file and network handles. Also it can kill these process according to various parameter. Syntax


Display Processes Using Directory In daily usage of a server there will be a lot of...


Killing Linux Processes With killall Command

We have previously looked the command kill to kill process accordion to their names, owners etc. But using only kill command to kill a process according to its owner is done with supportive commands like grep. In this tutorial we will look more compact and all in one command killall . Syntax The syntax of the killall command is like below.

Help Simple and fast help information about the command can...


Linux Kill Process Tutorial With Examples

Operating systems are bed for applications. These applications are executed as processes. Process start, waits and ends. Through their life time their complete given jobs. In this guide we will look how to kill Linux process in different ways. List Process To kill process we need to get information about process like process id, owner etc. One way to list Linux process is perhaps the most popular way using ps command like...

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)