KILL (II) 6/12/72 KILL (II) NAME kill -- destroy process SYNOPSIS (process number in r0) sys kill / kill = 37.; not in assembler DESCRIPTION kill destroys a process, given its process num- ber. The process leaves a core image. This call is restricted to the super-user, and is intended only to kill an otherwise unstoppable process. SEE ALSO -- DIAGNOSTICS c-bit set if user is not the super-user, or if process does not exist. BUGS Under strange circumstances, kill is ineffective.