From: Guy Hammer

Here is a script to save a bunch of keystrokes. Make a file /usr/local/bin/psgrep . Paste the following into it:

# psgrep – search for a process by pattern.

ps -ef | grep -v grep | grep $1

Make the script world executable. Now you just have to type ‘psgrep matrix’.


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