Re: kill netscape persistant
On Mon, Sep 03, 2001 at 06:33:13PM +0200, Thomas Halahan wrote:
> When netscape (4.75) crashes I often still get:
> "PID" /usr/lib/netscape/475/navigator/navigator-smotif.real
> running under processes. even if i try to explicitly kill
> it with its pid it will not go away. this is really
> inconvenient as to get rid of this process running in the
> background i end up shuting down. has anyone any
You need to kill both the pid and remove the ~/.netscape/lock file.
BTW try "kill -12" when trying to kill netscape. It is suppose to save
bookmarks and such. If that doesn't work then "kill -9" it.