KILL(I) 2/8/75 KILL(I)
kill - terminate a process
-signo ] processid ...
Kills the specified processes. The process number of each
asynchronous process started with `&' is reported by the
Shell. Process numbers can also be found by using ps (I).
If process number 0 is used, then all processes belonging to
the current user and associated with the same control
typewriter are killed.
The killed process must belong to the current user unless he
is the super-user.
If a signal number preceded by ``-'' is given as first
argument, that signal is sent instead of kill (see signal
ps (I), sh (I), signal (II)