Terminates an interactive (taskman) LSF License Scheduler task.


blkill [-t seconds] task_ID
blkill [-h | -V]


Terminates a running or waiting interactive task in LSF License Scheduler

Users can kill their own tasks. You must be a LSF License Scheduler administrator to terminate another user’s task.

By default, the blkill command notifies the user and waits 60 seconds before it kills the task.


Task ID of the task you want to kill.
-t seconds
Specify how many seconds to delay before the blkill command kills the task. A value of 0 means to kill the task immediately (do not give the user any time to save work).
Prints command usage to stderr and exits.
Prints LSF License Scheduler release version to stderr and exits.