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This interface displays your server's active processes, and allows you to trace and kill any processes.
|Pid||The process ID. The system automatically assigns a unique number to active processes on your server.|
|Owner||The user or system account that started and owns the process.|
A number between -20 and 19 that describes the order in which the system will execute the process. A process with a priority value of -20 will run before a process with a priority value of 19.
|CPU%||The percentage of your server’s processing power that the process uses.|
|Memory%||The percentage of you server's RAM (memory) that the process uses.|
|Command||The directory from which the CPU receives instructions.|
To kill all of processes that run under a certain user, perform the following steps:
If you kill a process, it forcefully closes the daemon. This is necessary if, for example, the process consumes too many resources or attackers have exploited the process.
To kill a process, click the kill link that corresponds to the process.
If you trace a process, you can observe and control the process as it executes.
To trace a process, click the Trace link that corresponds to the process.