Kills the process with id
Where possible, sends the
signal to the process with id
pid. This includes Linux and OS X. The default signal is
ProcessSignal.sigterm which will normally terminate the
On platforms without signal support, including Windows, the call
just terminates the process with id
pid in a platform specific
way, and the
signal parameter is ignored.
true if the signal is successfully delivered to the
process. Otherwise the signal could not be sent, usually meaning
that the process is already dead.
external static bool killPid(int pid, [ProcessSignal signal = ProcessSignal.sigterm]);