Learn how to display tasks, list jobs, and send signals to processes on the Unix Command Line.
Learn what a process is and how Unix organizes them.
Learn how to view processes with the ps command and its x option. Learn what PID, TT, STAT variables mean.
Learn how to dynamically view Unix processes with the top command. Also learn what load average, %us, %sy, %ni, %wa, mem and swap mean.
Learn how to send a process to the background, or bring it back to the foreground. Also learn about the jobs command.
Learn how to pause and stop processes with kill, along with how to use commands HUP, INT, QUIT, KILL, SEGV, TERM, CONT, STOP TSTP and WINCH to send signals to processes.
Learn how to manage linux process priorities with the nice and renice commands.