NAME | SYNOPSIS | DESCRIPTION | RETURN VALUE | VERSIONS | CONFORMING TO | NOTES | SEE ALSO | COLOPHON

EXIT_GROUP(2)             Linux Programmer's Manual            EXIT_GROUP(2)

NAME         top

       exit_group - exit all threads in a process

SYNOPSIS         top

       #include <linux/unistd.h>

       void exit_group(int status);

DESCRIPTION         top

       This system call is equivalent to _exit(2) except that it terminates
       not only the calling thread, but all threads in the calling process's
       thread group.

RETURN VALUE         top

       This system call does not return.

VERSIONS         top

       This call is present since Linux 2.5.35.

CONFORMING TO         top

       This call is Linux-specific.

NOTES         top

       Since glibc 2.3, this is the system call invoked when the _exit(2)
       wrapper function is called.

SEE ALSO         top

       exit(2)

COLOPHON         top

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Linux                            2008-11-27                    EXIT_GROUP(2)

Pages that refer to this page: _exit(2)prctl(2)ptrace(2)seccomp(2)syscalls(2)