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From: John Carr <jfc@M...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Sys.signal and an "Invalid argument" exception

> Sys.signal Sys.sigkill (Sys.Signal_handle sighandler)

Unix does not allow catching the KILL or STOP signal.

On Solaris, the sigaction() manual warns: "The sig argument
specifies the signal and can be assigned any of the signals
specified in signal(3HEAD) except SIGKILL and SIGSTOP."