NOTE: click here if you get an empty page.


RAISE(3)		   Linux Programmer's Manual		      RAISE(3)

NAME

raise - send a signal to the current process

SYNOPSIS

#include <signal.h> int raise(int sig);

DESCRIPTION

The raise() function sends a signal to the current process. It is equivalent to kill(getpid(), sig);

RETURN VALUE

0 on success, non-zero for failure.

CONFORMING TO

C89, C99.

SEE ALSO

getpid(2), kill(2), signal(2) GNU 1995-08-31 RAISE(3)

1994 Man-cgi 1.15, Panagiotis Christias <christia@theseas.ntua.gr>