How to: Linux Kill and Logout Users

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Yet another newbie question that suggests people love to kill and show their power to rest of the world 😉

There is a package called procps. It includes various useful (nifty) utilities. One of such utility is skill which is responsible to send a signal to users and process such as:

  • Halt user terminal
  • Kill user and logout