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  1. #1

    killing it

    how do i kill an app in linux?I was accidenatlly running too many apps so i run wolf
    and it came to a crawl (it is fullscreen) and i couldnz close it! i tried ctrl alt backspace-it just garbles the screen and i have to restart!How can i securely-kill fullscreen apps that are frozen or slow?Also other kill commands are wlcome!


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    I want to know this too...

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    Mar 2003
    The kill command with a number of other basic commands are located here: http://www.this_site_does_not_exist/viewtopic.php?t=75 This should answer your question, if not let us know.

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    if the program is fullscreen, is there any key you can press or something you can do to minimize it so you can get to a terminal?

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