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SubjectRe: kill -9 <pid of X>

In message <>, "Jon M
. Taylor" wrote:

} But I wasn't trying to kill the machine. I was trying to make the
} X server hang up in a way that is supposed to work correctly.

Then put that sledgehammer away and quit sending it signal 9 (the only signal
it can't possibly handle cleanly). Try sending it a HUP; works like a charm.

Jon Hamilton

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