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would you mind posting your resulting script? I'd like to have a look at it and see if I can adapt it in some way to check the kppp demon is running. It's crashing on me every 1 or 2 days and it would be nice to be able to keep a tab on it, close all kppp related threads , restart and reconnect automatically (as opposed to finding out kppp crashed 5 minutes after I went to bed while trying to do a 'yum update')