PROBE::SIGNAL\&.SYS_

Section: Signal Tapset (3stap)
Updated: August 2014
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NAME

probe::signal.sys_tkill - Sending a kill signal to a thread  

SYNOPSIS

signal.sys_tkill 
 

VALUES

sig

The specific signal sent to the process

task

A task handle to the signal recipient

sig_name

A string representation of the signal

name

Name of the probe point

sig_pid

The PID of the process receiving the kill signal

pid_name

The name of the signal recipient
 

DESCRIPTION

The tkill call is analogous to kill(2), except that it also allows a process within a specific thread group to be targeted. Such processes are targeted through their unique thread IDs (TID).


 

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