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list services running (as root)

Terminal - list services running (as root)
service --status-all | grep running
2009-03-27 19:53:30
User: Williebee
Functions: grep
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list services running (as root)

A quick way to list services running

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This assumes you're on a Red Hat based system. If not, this assumes that you have sysvinit-utils installed. Also, very GNU/Linux specific, and not portable to Unix derivatives.

Comment by atoponce 387 weeks and 1 day ago

This works on Ubuntu and Opensuse

And for Opensolaris use:

svcs | grep online
Comment by Williebee 387 weeks and 1 day ago

Here's the equivelant for Gentoo:

rc-status | grep started
Comment by zzrrider 387 weeks and 1 day ago

AIX version: lssrc -a

Comment by mpb 387 weeks ago

Not a portable solution

Comment by GNUix 386 weeks and 6 days ago

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