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Thursday, February 2, 2017

how to stop an uncontrolled process in ubuntu by " sudo kill" command

steps:-->

  1. open terminal "CTRL+ALT+T"
  2. type " ps -A | grep XXXX" to view XXXX process running on PC
  3. every process is related to unique ProcessID (PID)
  4. find it " it is a number given in left on the screen in front of the name of process
  5. then type" sudo kill PID"
  6. then "ENTER"
  7. enter "password"
  8. then "ENTER"
  9. your process is closed
example : to close firefox 
  1. ps -A |grep fire
  2. look for PID that is 24243 in my PC
  3. sudo kill 24243
  4. after entering password it is closed
  5. have a look....

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