Pi check if a program is running- pidof,ps axg



Re: How do I check if a program is running
Sat Aug 04, 2012 8:54 am

The pidof command is useful in this case.
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pidof no-ip
should return the process ID of the no-ip program, or nothing at all if it isn't running.

Also, when using ps you can prevent the ps command showing by enclosing one of the letters of the name in square brachets
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ps axg | grep [n]o-ip