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What i need to do is write a shell script that finds the pid of crond and kill that.

All i need to know is how to set a variable with the result of "pidof cond" and kill that variable.
Aug 31 '07 #1
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Hi, try something like this:

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  1. CRON_PID=` pidof crond ` 
  3. echo PID of crond is ${CRON_PID}
  5. kill ${CRON_PID}
Regards, Bernd
Aug 31 '07 #2

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