[erlang-questions] managing OS processes

Tim Watson <>
Sun May 27 18:25:10 CEST 2012


No you can't do this with the current open_port implementation - you
can do os:cmd("kill -" ++ Signal ++ " " ++ OsPid) but that's about it.
I think in the code for lux there may be some signal handling, and
there appears to be support for it in erlexec.

On 27 May 2012 15:28, Michael Uvarov <> wrote:
>> - sending POSIX signals
> Is there an example of this?



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