Linux : Process Management

In this post, I’m going to give some list of Linux commands, which is very useful process information and management.

#Shows information of currently running processes


#Shows all the currently running processes

ps -ef

#Shows process information for <MyProcess>

ps -ef | grep <MyProcess>

#Shows and manages the top processes


#Interactive process viewer


#Kill a process with process Id

kill <ProcessId>

#Kill all processes by process name

killall <processName>

#Starts program in the background program


#Shows stopped or background jobs


#Brings the most recent background job to foreground


#Brings job n to the foreground

fg n

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