Killing With Linux: A Primer
Aug 05, 2008, 23:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Carla Schroder)
"This falls under the heading of signals and process control.
For us ace admins and users, our primary concerns are starting,
stopping, and restarting services, and stopping runaway or hung
processes with as little disruption as possible. Because
signal-handling varies on different operating systems and different
command shells, we'll stick to Linux and the bash shell."