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runc-kill

NAME() NAME()
runc kill - kill sends the specified signal (default: SIGTERM) to the container's init process
 
 

SYNOPSIS

runc kill [command options] <container-id> <signal>
 
Where "<container-id>" is the name for the instance of the container and "<signal>" is the signal to be sent to the init process.
 
 

OPTIONS

--all, -a send the specified signal to all processes inside the container
 
 

EXAMPLE

For example, if the container id is "ubuntu01" the following will send a "KILL" signal to the init process of the "ubuntu01" container:
 
 
   # runc kill ubuntu01 KILL
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