[K12OSN] Kill User processes on log-off

Rob Owens hick518 at yahoo.com
Wed Feb 23 17:23:15 UTC 2005

I know mozilla complains if I try to run it
simultaneously from 2 different login sessions.  Other
programs don't seem to mind, though.  I don't know the
reasons behind it, I can only report my experiences.


--- Brandon Kovach <bkovach at lrhs.greene-r8.k12.mo.us>

> It's my understanding that there are issues in Linux
> with being logged 
> in as the same user in multiple instances.  Is this
> not correct?  There 
> are howtos on the k12 page about how to disallow
> multiple instances of 
> the same login.  I set those up here at my school
> and things are much 
> smoother now.  We had problems with users losing the
> ability to run 
> Ooffice or losing documents that they were working
> on.  Although we 
> occasionally still have a machine freeze (working on
> that one), we 
> haven't had the Ooffice problem or missing documents
> since.
> BK

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