RAISE

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
RETURN VALUE
CONFORMING TO
SEE ALSO

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, nonzero for failure.

CONFORMING TO

ANSI−C

SEE ALSO

kill(2), signal(2), getpid(2)