how do i end progs running in read mode

Mark H. Nichols ubuntu.prole at
Fri Nov 2 16:11:27 UTC 2007

On Nov 2, 2007, at 10:59 AM, Haneef Bashir wrote:

> can any one help me with stopping programs that are running but there
> no icon on the desktop from where the program can be accessed?

In a terminal type:

sudo killall <program_name>

Release 7.10, Kernel 2.6.22-14-generic
Dual 3.4 GHz Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU
2.2 GB RAM, ATI Radeon X300 Graphics

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