Subject: Re: kill(1) a pid after timeout
To: Daniel Carosone <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 07/25/2007 10:19:28
On Wed, 25 Jul 2007, Daniel Carosone wrote:
>>> Potentially this would be even more useful as an extension to the
>>> existing pgrep(1)/pkill(1) utilities?
>> I agree.  An option for p@(grep|kill) would provide a useful abstraction
>> for selecting processes by runtime, user, tty, etc without lots of shell
>> glue.
> I concur wholeheartedly.


  - Hubert