psnode

    0.0.1 • Public • Published

    psnode

    A Node.js KISS module to list and kill process on OSX and Windows.

    This use ps and tasklist to list processes and kill and taskkill to kill a process.

    Install

    $ npm install psnode

    Usage

    List processes

    var ps = require('psnode');
     
    ps.list(function(err, results) {
      if (err)
        throw new Error( err );
     
      console.log(results); // [{pid: 2352, command: 'command'}, {...}]
    });

    Kill process by PID

    var ps = require('psnode');
     
    ps.kill(12345, function(err, stdout) {
      if (err)
        throw new Error(err);
     
      console.log(stdout); // stdout for kill or taskkill command if any
    });

    Note

    If the full command line is required on windows wmic.exe would be the way to go but it's not available on Windows XP Home Edition.

    Licence

    (MIT)

    Install

    npm i psnode

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    Version

    0.0.1

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