Subject: bin/6553: kill doesn´t know -s option
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 12/09/1998 16:14:49
>Number:         6553
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       Documented -s option for kill doesn't seem to exist
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people (Utility Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Dec  9 08:35:00 1998
>Originator:     Bjoern Labitzke
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>Release:        NetBSD-current from 7th Dec 1998 <NetBSD-current source date>
System: NetBSD 1.3I NetBSD 1.3I (LABITZKE) #106: Mon Dec 7 00:14:43 CET 1998 i386

	The man page states you should use kill -s <signal_name> <pid>, but it
	seems to me that it rather uses kill -<signal_name> <pid>. 
	Try for example kill -s HUP 1
	Add the -s option or change all the references to the wrong syntax. There may be
	more than the kill- and init-manpages.