raise — send a signal to the caller
raise() 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,
raise() will return only after the signal
handler has returned.
For an explanation of the terms used in this section, see attributes(7).
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