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Re: Problem with your suggested kill -9 line for cygwin freeze


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On Tue, 21 Oct 2003, Philip Schlesinger wrote:

> Hi Igor.  I saw your suggestion on the cygwin list.  I tried your
> suggested line for kicking cygwin setup in the tush to continue:
> d:
> cd \cygwin\bin
> bash
> kill -9 `ps -s|grep cygpath|awk '{print $1}'`
> Here's what I got as output:
> bash: ps: command not found
> bash: awk: command not found
> bash: grep: command not found
> kill: usage: kill [-s sigspec | -n signum | -sigspec] [pid | job]... or kill -l [sigspec]
> Help?
> - Phil

Try "kill -9 `./ps -s | ./grep cygpath | ./awk '{print $1}'`".
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