Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Installing htop - interactive process viewer

I have installed htop.

I was playing with Arcadia and ran a script that launched Webrick.
The problem was: HOW DO YOU STOP THE PROCESS?
You cannot CTL-C to abort the process within Arcadia.

You can use unix command, but this is Ubuntu. I want to do it in more Ubuntu-way.

1. Open Synaptic
2. Search fro "htop"
3. Select htop
4. Apply

Well, htop does not seem to be responding my keyboard.
I had to go back to the old unix trick.

ps aux | grep ruby
kill -INIT 7417
...

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