Subject: Re: /etc/rc.d/ runs slowsly
To: None <>
From: Andy Doran <>
List: port-mips
Date: 04/10/2000 11:10:42
> Soren S. Jorvang <> wrote:
> > I think someone was working on adding a kill-by-name option to kill(1).
> > Who was that?

Mise. There were two (kill and killall) in my home directory on up until a few days ago. I probably have a copy somewhere.

Christos Zoulas <> wrote:
> In some shells kill is a built-in [so that it can kill by job]...

Not that I want to re-open the discussion or anything, but given that we're
a "free Unix", I still think that killall(1) is a suitably good name. :)