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Old 01-15-2006, 07:41 AM   #1
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I it possible to kill a tty or find which tty is being using by which process?


i often have several terminals open and i don;t want to kill the wrong proccess in the wrong tty
 
Old 01-15-2006, 08:21 AM   #2
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pstree is your friend in these situations..
 
Old 01-15-2006, 08:40 AM   #3
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pstree just shows a line of what processing, it doesn;t tell me what process is to what tty aless i have missed a -prefix
 
  


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