os.kill()

Sven Drescher Sven.Drescher at dlr.de
Thu Jun 24 07:49:46 CEST 1999


Michael Hudson wrote:

> Sven Drescher <Sven.Drescher at dlr.de> writes:
>
> > Hi!
> > I have any problems to kill a process started with execv().
> > The process is right on and the pid is ok. But I tested :
> >         os.kill(pid, 0)
> > or    os.kill(pid, 15)
> > or    os.kill(pid, signal.SIGTERM)
> > an nothing happens.
> > I looked for my problem in the newgroups and on the python homepage, but
> > I haven't found anything.
> > I killed my process on console with " kill -9 pid".
> > Is there a stronger version of os.kill() like under UNIX?
>
> os.kill(pid,9)?

Thanks!The parameter '9' does the job! I know, signals are my problem.

Sven





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