kill man page on JazzOS
KILL(1) User Commands KILL(1)
kill - send signals to processes, or list signals
kill [-s SIGNAL | -SIGNAL] PID...
kill -l [SIGNAL]...
kill -t [SIGNAL]...
Send signals to processes, or list signals.
Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options
-s, --signal=SIGNAL, -SIGNAL
specify the name or number of the signal to be sent
list signal names, or convert signal names to/from numbers
print a table of signal information
--help display this help and exit
output version information and exit
SIGNAL may be a signal name like `HUP', or a signal number like `1', or
an exit status of a process terminated by a signal. PID is an integer;
if negative it identifies a process group.
NOTE: your shell may have its own version of kill, which usually super‐
sedes the version described here. Please refer to your shell's docu‐
mentation for details about the options it supports.
Written by Paul Eggert.
Report bugs to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
Copyright © 2006 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the
terms of the GNU General Public License
<http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. There is NO WARRANTY, to the
extent permitted by law.
The full documentation for kill is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If
the info and kill programs are properly installed at your site, the
should give you access to the complete manual.
kill 6.4 October 2006 KILL(1)
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