Terminate one or more process
You must own the process or be a privileged user.
This command is similar to the
is built into the Bourne, Korn, and C shells.
A minus sign before an
specifies a process group ID.
(The built-in version doesn't allow process group IDs,
but it does allow job IDs.)
List the signal names. (Used by itself.)
The signal number (from
) or name (from
With a signal number of 9, the kill is absolute.