I have some gnome shell widgets that I need to be closed. I am unable to find which processes are behind them.

Any idea how can I kill them?


You can always try using ps to determine what processes are running out of everything, e.g.:

ps -ely | grep -i $PROCESSNAME

Guessing at what the widget names will be:

ps -ely | grep -i gnome

Is very likely to list them all.


I just scped the old good xkill on that machine and it worked like a charm.

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