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raise - send a signal to the caller
int raise(int sig);
function sends a signal to the calling process or thread.
In a single-threaded program it is equivalent to
In a multithreaded program it is equivalent to
If the signal causes a handler to be called,
will return only after the signal handler has returned.
returns 0 on success, and nonzero for failure.
C89, C99, POSIX.1-2001.
Since version 2.3.3, glibc implements
if the kernel supports that system call.
Older glibc versions implemented
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