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4 Replies Latest reply: Jul 1, 2013 6:01 AM by BIJ001 RSS

kill java vm with Runtime

newbieRyan Newbie
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Hello All,

 

I m trying implement something funny in my web site.

what I would like to do is to let anyone shut down the server if someone send a message to the site.

I tried the code below in a java se app and fedora. it did run, but didn't kill the java process.

Could someone point out if I miss anything?

Thank you.

 

 

 

{code}

        String stopCmd = "ps -ef | grep java | xargs kill";
        System.out.println(stopCmd);
        Runtime rt = Runtime.getRuntime();
        rt.exec(stopCmd);    

{/code}

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