[icecast] capturing pid from command line

Karl Heyes karl at xiph.org
Tue Nov 4 11:51:42 UTC 2003

On Tue, 2003-11-04 at 07:13, Drew Bertola wrote:
> On Mon, 2003-11-03 at 21:53, Dave St John wrote:
> > Anyone know of or how to capture the pid via the command line in bash?
> pidof ???
> $ pidof httpd
> 827 825 824 788

pidof is ok if there is only on instance of the process, else try something
along the lines of using a wrapper script

icecast -c /path/icecast.xml &
echo $!


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