Joined: 07 Aug 2005 Posts: 4670 Location: Southeast Georgia, USA
Posted: Sat 07 Jul 2012, 23:20 Post subject:
gongetit - no way to stop the search?
I looked in Puppy Package Manager for the bandwidth/speed assessment tool "lperf" and didn't find it.
I also looked for jperf, same result.
So I requested lperf in gongetit and it started to process with errors as it failed to find it.
PROBLEM ... Ctrl-C, Ctrl-X, esc, etc were all useless -- I could not stop the gongetit process -- so I finally used right-click & close (though I didn't check on the process).
Why doesn't gongetit respond to a request to stop?
Does anyone have a PET for "lperf"?
The guy who told me about it made ir sound like a really valuable tool, though reading the following site was intimidating (I guess jperf is a front-end that makes it more user-friendly):
<http://linuxhunt.blogspot.com/2010/03/understanding-ipserf.html> _________________ Thanks! David Home page: http://nevils-station.com Don't googleSearch!http://duckduckgo.com
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