[MPlayer-users] stopping a dumpstream after a specified amount of time
wernli at in2p3.fr
Tue Oct 19 23:24:37 CEST 2004
On Tue, Oct 19, 2004 at 10:19:37PM +0200, Ulrich Schweitzer wrote:
> On Tuesday 19 October 2004 15:29, Fabien Wernli wrote:
> > mplayer whatever
> > echo pkill mplayer | at now + 50 min
> ...will kill all instances of mplayer running at the time. This might not
> be what you want.
sure - what I meant was a gross example
You can put the PID in the kill command or use
pkill -f "mplayer whatever"
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