How To Wiki

How to kill a process in Linux

1,795pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

1. type command:

kill -9 [process id]

replacing the "[process id]" with the id of the process you want to kill.

  • To know the process id, use the command:
ps -ef | grep [substring]

replacing the "[substring]" with any substring, - i.e., your username, or the filename.

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki