Subject: Re: bin/6553: kill =?iso-8859-1?Q?doesn=B4t?= know -s option
To: Geoff Wing <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 12/09/1998 10:23:32
On 9 Dec 1998, Geoff Wing wrote:
> Looks fine to me. Many shells have a builtin version of kill. When
> you ran kill did you run ``kill'' or ``/bin/kill'' (or some other syntax
> which will definitely use the program for which the manual page refers)
> I suspect the former.
It might be worth updating csh to accept -s in its kill builtin,
and its certainly worth updating the kill manpage to note that
other shell's builtin kills may have a slightly different syntax.
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