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NAME

       raise - send a signal to the calling process

SYNOPSIS

       #include <signal.h>

       int raise(int sig);

DESCRIPTION

       The  raise()  function  sends  a  signal to the calling process.  It is
       equivalent to

              kill(getpid(), sig);

RETURN VALUE

       0 on success, nonzero for failure.

CONFORMING TO

       C89, C99.

SEE ALSO

       getpid(2), kill(2), signal(2)

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