Commit 7af3d4ef authored by Sami Kerola's avatar Sami Kerola

dosc: add long options to skill.1

Signed-off-by: default avatarSami Kerola <kerolasa@iki.fi>
parent 526bae02
......@@ -20,8 +20,8 @@ skill, snice \- send a signal or report process status
.RI [ options ]
.I expression
.SH DESCRIPTION
These tools are probably obsolete and unportable. The command syntax
is poorly defined. Consider using the killall, pkill, and pgrep
These tools are obsolete and unportable. The command syntax is
poorly defined. Consider using the killall, pkill, and pgrep
commands instead.
.PP
The default signal for skill is TERM. Use \-l or \-L to list
......@@ -34,45 +34,48 @@ The default priority for snice is +4. Priority numbers range from
restricted to administrative users.
.SH OPTIONS
.TP
.B \-f
.BR \-f , \ \-\-fast
Fast mode. This option has not been implemented.
.TP
.B \-i
Bnteractive move.
.BR \-i , \ \-\-interactive
Interactive use. You will be asked to approve each action.
.TP
.B \-l
.BR \-l , \ \-\-list
List all signal names.
.TP
.B \-L
.BR \-L , \ \-\-table
List all signal names in a nice table.
.TP
.B \-n
.BR \-n , \ \-\-no\-action
No action; perform a simulation of events that would occur but do not
actually change the system.
.TP
.B \-v
.BR \-v , \ \-\-verbose
Verbose; explain what is being done.
.TP
.B \-w
.BR \-w , \ \-\-warnings
Enable warnings. This option has not been implemented.
.TP
.B \-V, \-\-verbose
Display version information and exit.
\fB\-h\fR, \fB\-\-help\fR
Display help text and exit.
.TP
\fB\-V\fR, \fB\-\-version\fR
Display version information.
.PD
.SH "PROCESS SELECTION OPTIONS"
Selection criteria can be: terminal, user, pid, command. The options
below may be used to ensure correct interpretation.
.TP
.B \-t
\fB\-t\fR, \fB\-\-tty\fR \fItty\fR
The next expression is a terminal (tty or pty).
.TP
.B \-u
\fB\-u\fR, \fB\-\-user\fR \fIuser\fR
The next expression is a username.
.TP
.B \-p
\fB\-p\fR, \fB\-\-pid\fR \fIpid\fR
The next expression is a process ID number.
.TP
.B \-c
\fB\-c\fR, \fB\-\-command\fR \fIcommand\fR
The next expression is a command name.
.PD
.SH SIGNALS
......@@ -81,17 +84,14 @@ The behavior of signals is explained in
manual page.
.SH EXAMPLES
.TP
.B snice seti crack +7
.B snice -c seti -c crack +7
Slow down seti and crack commands.
.TP
.B skill \-KILL \-v /dev/pts/*
.B skill \-KILL \-t /dev/pts/*
Kill users on PTY devices.
.TP
.B skill \-STOP viro lm davem
.B skill \-STOP \-u viro \-u lm \-u davem
Stop three users.
.TP
.B snice \-17 root bash
Give priority to root's shell
.SH "SEE ALSO"
.BR kill (1),
.BR kill (2),
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