Re: Sending an interrupt to the frontend?
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- Subject: [mg127306] Re: Sending an interrupt to the frontend?
- From: "Alexey Popkov" <lehin.p at gmail.com>
- Date: Sun, 15 Jul 2012 04:27:47 -0400 (EDT)
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The default MathKernel process with name "Local" is launched (starting from the version 6) with the '-noicon' command-line option which hides it from the taskbar under Windows. It is possible to create auto-launching kernel without this option (say "Local+") by using the "Kernel Configuration dialog" and removing the '-noicon' part in the "Arguments to MLOpen" field under "Advanced options" (one should also set "Automatically launch on fromt end startup"). After this we can set "Local+" as the default kernel globally in the "Evaluation :: Default kernel" menu and the kernel will show up as a separate entry in the taskbar by default. HTH, Alexey "Yves Klett" <yves.klett at googlemail.com> wrote: news:jtm3ng$ge9$1 at smc.vnet.net... > In earlier incarnations, the kernel would show up as a separate entry in > the taskbar (on Win XP, that was), which made it very convenient to > kill. I kind of miss that behaviour (when things go wrong repeatedly). > > Regards, > Yves