pslist - utility that controls a process and its descendants

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name pslist
Package version 1.3
Package release 2
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 56 B
Download size 6.34 KB
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pslist is a simple utility to list the process IDs (PIDs) of a process and
all its children, and its children's children, and so on.  If invoked with
a command name which ends in 'kill', it sends a signal to a selected group
of processes.  If invoked with a command name which ends in 'renice',
it sets the nice level of the selected group of processes.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pslist_1.3-2_i386.deb 1.3 i386 Ubuntu Universe
pslist - - -


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Binary Package pslist_1.3-2_amd64.deb
Source Package pslist

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pslist deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pslist




2010-06-29 - Peter Pentchev <>
pslist (1.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.0 with no changes.
* Convert to the 3.0 (quilt) source format with no changes.
* Update the copyright file to the latest revision of the DEP 5 format
and bump the year on my debian/* copyright notice.
* Shorten the Vcs-Browser URL.
2009-06-17 - Peter Pentchev <>
pslist (1.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Release.  Closes: #530539

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