Edgy Apt misbehaving
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Tue Oct 3 16:25:53 UTC 2006
--- Scott Kitterman <ubuntu at kitterman.com> wrote:
> On Tuesday 03 October 2006 09:43, Ted Quick wrote:
> > So how to I find what application is running, since this comes up after a
> > reboot, and never goes away? I am not aware of ANY applications that are
> > running at that point, but Edgy thinks there's 1 going......
> Try this in a console:
> ps -AF| egrep '(apt|adept)'
> If it shows anything likely, then you can try to kill the offending process.
> Note that this may match things that don't affect Apt, so kill with care.
> Here is what I get on a Dapper desktop:
> :~$ ps -AF| egrep '(apt|adept)'
> kitterma 5525 1 0 7580 9312 1 Sep28 ? 00:00:36 adept_notifier
> kitterma 5718 1 0 22494 31308 0 Sep28 ? 00:22:45
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> If you got that, then I'd sudo kill 5525 as the offending process. That
> approach has worked for me in the past. YMMV.
> Scott K
Thanks for the method. When I tried it it didn't remove 1 process, as follows:
1000 4684 4657 0 701 756 0 12:22 pts/1 00:00:00 grep -E (apt|adept)
That's the only thing left open.
When I tried taking that out it just came back with the same thing at a slightly higher number.
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