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List running apps by process name only in macOS

After years of searching, I finally just wrote my own expression to show all running processes with just the names that I can feed to killall say to exit.

The command:

ps axc | sed "s/.*:..... /\"/" | sed s/$/\"/

The output:




Posted by tomachi on February 18th, 2019 filed in Mac, Technology