signal processes found in list
kill [-pgroup] [signal] idlist
Sends a signal to each process in the list idlist, if permitted.
signal, if present, is the signal number or the symbolic name of the
for details. The leading SIG is optional
when the signal is specified by its symbolic name.
The default for signal is 15, SIGTERM.
If -pgroup is specified, the numbers in idlist are taken
as process group IDs and
the signal is sent to all of the processes in that
A process group ID of 0 specifies the current process
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