RAISE(3)                   Linux Programmer's Manual                  RAISE(3)
NAME
       raise - send a signal to the current process

SYNOPSIS
       #include <signal.h>

       int raise(int sig);

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

              kill(getpid(), sig);

RETURN VALUE
       0 on success, non-zero for failure.

CONFORMING TO
       C89, C99.

SEE ALSO
       getpid(2), kill(2), signal(2)

GNU                               1995-08-31                          RAISE(3)