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Old 10-25-2004, 04:14 PM   #1
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How do I get a list of services running on my computer?


How do I get a list of ALL services running on my server? Also is there a way to check a particular service to see if it's running.

As I promised in an earlier post, I have a lot of newbie questions. Hope I'm not bugging anyone so far.
Old 10-25-2004, 04:15 PM   #2
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You can get a complete list of proccesses running with:
ps -ef
Old 10-25-2004, 05:10 PM   #3
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You can get a list of services that are using up CPU cycles and the like by using:
Old 10-25-2004, 06:35 PM   #4
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I think that you might be looking for more of something along the lines of:

/sbin/chkconfig --list

This will show you which services will be launched at what run level.

I hope this helps.
Old 10-27-2004, 01:59 AM   #5
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try pressing Ctrl+esc ... this depends of course on distro and window manager. im on suse9.1 with kde. it brings up a graphical ps tree. also for a specific one do ps ax|grep 'service name' .


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