how to use “kill” command with its examples

  • About kill : To terminate a process
  • It comes from “util-linux-ng-2.17.2” package.
  • Path: /bin/kill


1. To get the list of signals

$ kill -l

2. To send a particular signal

$ kill -s 9

3. To specify the list of processes for kill

$ kill 1234 2345 3456

Related Commands: bash, tcsh, kill, sigvec, signal 

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