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Old 08-03-2008, 11:32 PM   #1
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Firefox Not Working

When ever i m typing firfox & in konsole it says the process is already running.
when i try to kill that process it is unable to kill
and showing this error
GConf Error: Adding client to server's list failed,
CORBA error:
GConf Error: Adding client to server's list failed, CORBA error:
[1]+ Done /home/amjad/firefox/./firefox
2425 ? 00:00:00 bonobo-activati
[amjad@scram1 ~]$ kill -9 2425
bash: kill: (2425) - Operation not permitted
Old 08-04-2008, 01:58 AM   #2
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when you kill and a message like this appears
bash: kill: (2425) - Operation not permitted[/b]
then the process is still going on

sudo kill 2425
Old 08-04-2008, 02:36 AM   #3
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Correction: "sudo kill -9 2425" or better yet "sudo killall -SIGKILL firefox" (I believe you still have to specify the signal by name on killall.)

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