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Old 05-04-2007, 11:04 AM   #1
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what is an individual program running on a Linux system called?

what is an individual program running on a Linux system called?
Old 05-04-2007, 11:15 AM   #2
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I think its called a process. Is this what you were looking for or am I completely off track?
Old 05-04-2007, 12:42 PM   #3
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EDIT:Nope, my mistake.

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Old 05-04-2007, 01:28 PM   #4
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rojo2000r, your questions appear to be what we call here "homework questions". Your posting history reveals this. These questions can be answered using any search engine.

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