Enter a command. For example: resize2fs, vmstat, disown, needrestart.


Display process IDs currently using files or sockets. More information:
  • Find which processes are accessing a file or directory:
    fuser {{path/to/file_or_directory}}
  • Show more fields (USER, PID, ACCESS and COMMAND):
    fuser --verbose {{path/to/file_or_directory}}
  • Identify processes using a TCP socket:
    fuser --namespace tcp {{port}}
  • Kill all processes accessing a file or directory (sends the SIGKILL signal):
    fuser --kill {{path/to/file_or_directory}}
  • Find which processes are accessing the filesystem containing a specific file or directory:
    fuser --mount {{path/to/file_or_directory}}

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