Submit Hint Search The Forums LinksStatsPollsHeadlinesRSS
14,000 hints and counting!


Click here to return to the 'Use lsof to find 'file in use' culprits' hint
The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. This site is not responsible for what they say.
Use lsof to find 'file in use' culprits
Authored by: stevec on Jan 29, '04 04:10:49PM

Just in case LSOF and grep doesn't work the first time for you like it didn't for me, LSOF is case sensitive!

lsof | grep mail

got me nothing

lsof | grep Mail

now THAT works!



[ Reply to This | # ]
Use lsof to find 'file in use' culprits
Authored by: zs on Jan 29, '04 05:32:31PM

It's actually grep that is case sensitive. Use 'grep -i' to ignore case.

---
zs



[ Reply to This | # ]