[lug] Killing a process that doesn't want to die

Warren Sanders sanders at montanalinux.org
Mon May 5 13:21:11 MDT 2003

Hugh Brown wrote:
> if it has a parent task other than 1, you can try killing the parent
> task.  otherwise, if it won't respond to kill -9, then you can either
> wait it out or reboot.

or 'init 1' then 'init 3' to get back to console or 'init 5' to get back 
   to an X login.

Warren Sanders

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