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Re: big kill patch (adds list/help/version)
On Mon, Mar 11, 2002 at 07:48:07AM -0800, Joshua Daniel Franklin wrote:
>--- Christopher Faylor <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> >> How does the linux kill program handle this?
>> >RedHat's prints a list like
>> > 1) SIGHUP 2) SIGINT 3) SIGQUIT 4) SIGILL
>> > 5) SIGTRAP 6) SIGABRT 7) SIGBUS 8) SIGFPE
>> >Looks hard-coded to me, but I didn't look at the sources. I'll hard-code
>> >the list in the print_list () function.
>> You're looking at the bash built-in. /bin/kill just does this:
>> HUP INT QUIT ILL ABRT FPE KILL SEGV PIPE ALRM TERM USR1 USR2 CHLD CONT
>> STOP TSTP TTIN TTOU TRAP IOT BUS SYS STKFLT URG IO POLL CLD XCPU XFSZ
>> VTALRM PROF PWR WINCH UNUSED
>Indeed. Now, am I correct in thinking that I cannot look at the util-linux
>sources to see how it works?
I don't see any reason why not. Just don't copy code wholesale from the
sources. But you knew that...