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SubjectRe: kill -9 <pid of X>
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On Wed, 12 Aug 1998, Jon M. Taylor wrote:
> On Wed, 12 Aug 1998, Jon Hamilton wrote:
> > Why on earth not? The X server can catch any signal other than 9.
>
> Certainly it can catch signal 9. It just cannot properly clean
> up the hardware state in the signal handler.

Jon Taylor, you should go and read the signal code (or at least Unix
for Dummies) before you post to linux-kernel again. You owe the
linux-kernel list a partridge in a pear tree.

Kragen


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