Is it possible to terminate a running thread without setting/checking any flags/semaphores/etc.?
My application runs as a background process on Linux. It is currently started at the command line in a Terminal window. Recently a user was executing the application for a while and it died mysteriou...
Possible Duplicate: Quitting an application - is that frowned upon? I want to offer the user an option to exit the application as I need to delete some sensitive data, which is stored in th...
The child process is started with subprocess.Popen(arg) Is there a way to ensure it is killed when parent terminates abnormally? I need this to work both on Windows and Linux. I am aware of this so...
I have a scenario where I have to check whether user has already opened Microsoft Word. If he has, then I have to kill the winword.exe process and continue to execute my code. Does any one have any...
I'm trying to kill a process (specifically iChat). On the command line, I use these commands: ps -A | grep iChat Then: kill -9 PID However, I'm not exactly sure how to translate these commands ...
I am looking for a Java tool/package/library that will allow me to force-kill a child process. This tool/package/library must work on Windows platform (mandatory). Support for Linux/Unix is desired...
Basically, what signal does '0' represent, because here I see SIGNAL numbers starting from 1.
I got an Activity that when it starts, it loads an image from the internet. In an effort to save memory, when the Activity is left by the back button being pressed, I want the activity to dump all dat...
How do I kill the last spawned background task in linux? Example: doSomething doAnotherThing doB & doC doD #kill doB ????