Re: harsher kill than kill -9 ?
On Thu, 12 Jul 2001, Joost Kooij wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 12, 2001 at 11:39:09AM -0400, Daniel Patrick Berdine wrote:
> > > On Thu, Jul 12, 2001 at 11:06:57AM -0400, Daniel Patrick Berdine wrote:
> > > > Is there any way to kill a process that kill -9 <pid> won't remove without
> > > > rebooting?
> > >
> > > Unblock the process in the kernel, so its pending signals can be handled.
> > > This is admittedly rather difficult to force from the user side of the
> > > kernel barrier.
> > Is there a man page or something I can read to see how to do this? Its my
> > own machine, I have root priviledges, but still, no idea how to unblock a
> > process...
> Read a good book on unix concepts. That is honestly the best answer I can
> give you in this limited space and time.
Thanks, sounds like a project for another day tho :)