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Re: Use 'screen'... - now how can I kill it?
Authored by: KYPackrat on Feb 11, '10 12:27:55PM
Look for a process called "SCREEN" using ps. Here's the output of my Terminal:

packrat@laptop% ps auxww | grep -i screen
packrat    327   0.0  0.0  2435108    548   ??  Ss    3:22PM   0:00.01 SCREEN
packrat    326   0.0  0.0  2435108    560 s000  S+    3:22PM   0:00.01 screen
packrat    343   0.0  0.0  2435032    528 s002  S+    3:22PM   0:00.00 grep -i screen
packrat@laptop%

Kill the process associated with SCREEN (i.e. "kill -TERM 327"), and the SCREEN will go away.

You can also reattach to a detached screen by running "screen -rD".

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