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SubjectRe: [PATCH] kill(-1,sig)
In article <>,
Sean Hunter <> wrote:
>On Mon, Dec 17, 2001 at 12:41:21PM -0200, vda wrote:
>> Hmm. Looking at killall5 source I see
>> kill(-1, STOP);
>> I guess STOP will stop killall5 too? Not good indeed.
>Couldn't it just do:
>sigprocmask (SIG_BLOCK, &new, &savemask);
>... in other words, block signals, do the killing, then unblock?

You can't block SIGSTOP and SIGKILL

Deadlock, n.:
Deceased rastaman.

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