RE: kill someone logged on
> finger reports
> Login Name Tty Idle Login Time
> Office Office Phone
> alice Miss Alice Mc Cool *:0 Sep 6 17:25
> joe Joe Mc Cool *tty1 1:17 Sep 6 20:24
> joe Joe Mc Cool *pts/2 Sep 7 13:40
> that last entry is me, having forgotten to log off from my
> office machine while sshing to this box. (ip address xx'd)
> how do I kill off this user and all his processes ?
> ps -t *pts/2 reports:
> ERROR: TTY could not be found etc
> therefore I don't know what processes to kill.
> BTW, what do the *'s represent ? According to man finger
> they represent denial of write access. But this is
> definately not the case here.
Will give all that the system thinks is logged in, plus their PID.
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