Section: Signal Tapset (3stap)
Updated: March 2014
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probe::signal.sys_tkill - Sending a kill signal to a thread
Name of the probe point
A string representation of the signal
The specific signal sent to the process
The name of the signal recipient
The PID of the process receiving the kill signal
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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