Install pidof on Mac OSX

About the App

  • App name: pidof
  • App description: Display the PID number for a given process name
  • App website: Not Available

Install the App

  1. Press Command+Space and type Terminal and press enter/return key.
  2. Run in Terminal app:
    ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL" < /dev/null 2> /dev/null
    and press enter/return key.
    If the screen prompts you to enter a password, please enter your Mac's user password to continue. When you type the password, it won't be displayed on screen, but the system would accept it. So just type your password and press ENTER/RETURN key. Then wait for the command to finish.
  3. Run:
    brew install pidof

Done! You can now use pidof.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *