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Old 09-22-2009, 01:03 PM   #1
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kill an running application process inside windows XP


I have the following issue where by i am trying to kill a running application that no longer is responding inside windows .
I am ssh from the my unix machine into the windows machine using a script. the script has the following :

ssh windows_machine<<EOF

for /F "tokens=2" %I in ('TASKLIST /NH /FI "WINDOWTITLE eq application"' ) DO (


can you see why sometimes the application is not been killed all the time .

the application can be launched a number of times thats why i have in the for loop.

Any ideas why it won't work ?
Old 09-22-2009, 02:12 PM   #2
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i doubt the problem is with ssh
its probubly the batch file


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