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Old 01-12-2005, 04:19 AM   #1
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is there something windows task manager in Linux

i'm not talking about the services at boot start
but the programs running at the actual time
thnx for any help
Old 01-12-2005, 04:24 AM   #2
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I don't really understand what you're asking for but if it is "What programs are running now?" the easiest way is to
open a terminal and run the command 'ps -ax'

- Peder
Old 01-12-2005, 04:33 AM   #3
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if you're looking for a gui tool, try System > Monitoring > KDE System Guard

or use the "ps" or "top" commands in a terminal
Old 01-12-2005, 11:05 AM   #4
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you like the task manager in windows(CTRL-ALT-DEL)?

if so try ctrl-esc at the same time in keyboard setup you can change this shortcut to be CTRL-ALT-DEL just like windows if you want

hope thats what you mean


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