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SubjectRe: Handling Signals in the driver
On Fri, 2 Jul 2004, Srinivas G. wrote:

> Hi All,
> Is there any method to send a signal from device driver to a Daemon
> Process?
> Actually I have written a program to generate a daemon process. It was
> working fine. I developed the application to send a signal to my daemon
> to perform some action based on the signal. It was also working fine.
> Now my intention is to send a signal from a device driver to the daemon
> process. Is it possible?
> I am not very sure of how to achieve this.
> Please help me address this issue.
> Thank in advance,
> Srinivas G

kill_proc(pid, SIGNAL, 1);

Dick Johnson
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