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when typing pgrep wget, it show process id 10144

but how to know what is the details of this process id

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What details do you want to know ? – Iain Dec 19 '10 at 12:20
All I want is: what is the command for the id. because I use wget frequently, sometime I forgot an id is belong to which command – kopeklan Dec 19 '10 at 12:25

Use the -f and -l parameter:

pgrep -fl wget
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use the ps command:

ps ax | grep wget | grep -v grep
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