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PTHREAD_KILL(3) FreeBSD Library Functions Manual PTHREAD_KILL(3)

pthread_kill
send a signal to a specified thread

POSIX Threads Library (libpthread, -lpthread)

#include <pthread.h>
#include <signal.h>
int
pthread_kill(pthread_t thread, int sig);

The pthread_kill() function sends a signal, specified by sig, to a thread, specified by thread. If sig is 0, error checking is performed, but no signal is actually sent.

If successful, pthread_kill() returns 0. Otherwise, an error number is returned.

The pthread_kill() function will fail if:
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thread is an invalid thread ID.
[]
sig is an invalid or unsupported signal number.

kill(2), pthread_self(3), raise(3)

The pthread_kill() function conforms to ISO/IEC 9945-1:1996 (“POSIX.1”)
April 27, 2000 FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE

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