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Re: R: Halting JBoss under Cygwin
Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 05, 2009 at 11:59:04AM +0000, Marco Atzeri wrote:
>> --- Gio 5/11/09, Larry W. Virden ha scritto:
>>> processes, and that helped some. Now he can see the
>>> processes using ps -Wef. However, when he issues a kill
>>> against the process id, kill says the process doesn't
>> to kill a Windows program use a Windows kill.
> That shouldn't be necessary if the windows program was started via
> cygwin. If it wasn't started using cygwin then you can use the
> /bin/kill -f <windows-pid> to stop it.
There's an implicit subtlety here: cgf wrote the full path to "/bin/kill"
here, because normally if you just type "kill" at the shell you will get the
shell's built-in kill command, which doesn't know the -f option. Watch out
for that when you try it yourself.
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