File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes Distributed Java and the fly likes How to kill rmiregistry on Linux? Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Distributed Java
Bookmark "How to kill rmiregistry on Linux? " Watch "How to kill rmiregistry on Linux? " New topic

How to kill rmiregistry on Linux?

zulfiqar raza
Ranch Hand

Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 81

Folks, anyone know how to kill an rmiregistry process on linux? since I can't even find the process when I do a 'ps -aux'.
But the process is still running, or has not released some lock as, if i try to restart rmiregistry it says port already in use. But if I reboot my Linux machine it works fine.
On windows its simple, i just Ctrl-C and rmiregistry stops. and then i can restart it. But I can't kill it on Linux as the process does not even show up!
asad ali

Joined: Dec 12, 2000
Posts: 20
Following is true for Red Hat Linux 7.0.
After starting the rmiregistry, execute the following command from command line
ps -ef | grep java
You should list of processes that are similar to
Kill the first of these processes and that should kill your rmiregistry.
CAUTION:If you have any other java process like client and/or server running, then you need to stop these processes before you run the 'ps' command.
ram mohan
Ranch Hand

Joined: Oct 17, 2000
Posts: 68
This works in Linux Mandraka.I hope it works in all linux which is compatible with the Red Hat.
ps -ax|grep rmiregistry
and enter.Then in the command mode process id of the rmiregistry get displayed.then kill -9 id. This kill that process
[This message has been edited by ram mohan (edited April 06, 2001).]
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: How to kill rmiregistry on Linux?
jQuery in Action, 3rd edition