EXIT_GROUP(2) - man page online | system calls

Exit all threads in a process.

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

NAME exit_group - exit all threads in a process
SYNOPSIS #include <linux/unistd.h> void exit_group(int status);
DESCRIPTION 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 This system call does not return.
VERSIONS This call is present since Linux 2.5.35.
CONFORMING TO This call is Linux-specific.
NOTES Since glibc 2.3, this is the system call invoked when the exit(2) wrapper function is called.
SEE ALSO exit(2)
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Linux 2008-11-27 EXIT_GROUP(2)
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exit_group(2) referred by _exit(2) | prctl(2) | ptrace(2) | seccomp(2) | syscalls(2)
refer to _exit(2)