This is the mail archive of the cygwin mailing list for the Cygwin project.

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]
Other format: [Raw text]

RE: Many Cygwin (mintty) windows - How to close all?

Content-Type: text/plain; charset="Windows-1252"
Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable
MIME-Version: 1.0

> Date: Thu=2C 8 Oct 2009 14:20:33 -0400
> Subject: Re: Many Cygwin (mintty) windows - How to close all?
> From: Chris
> To:
>>> Is there some sort of Cygwin command that -
>>> 1. Closes all Mintty windows
>>> 2. Unloads services - such as cron
>>> 3. Exits X server
>>> in short=2C gets rid of all Cygwin processes so I can update & restart
>>> without having to do all this myself.
>> I use the attached script (run it elevated on Vista and above) before
>> updating with setup. This is only tested on Vista.
> Doing a 'kill -9 -1' works for me in terms of getting rid of all my
> mintty windows at once. I'm not sure if it will kill services and
> exit the X server as well.
Hi All...
I tried "kill -9 -1" and it worked (bash builtin)=2C but "/bin/kill -9 -1"
segfaulted. In both cases=2C I was running elevated on Vista with
CYGWIN_NT-6.0 Coyote 1.7.0(0.214/5/3) 2009-10-03 14:33 i686 Cygwin

...Karl 		 	   		  =0A=
Hotmail: Trusted email with Microsoft=92s powerful SPAM protection.=0A=

Problem reports:
Unsubscribe info:

Index Nav: [Date Index] [Subject Index] [Author Index] [Thread Index]
Message Nav: [Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next]