SUSPEND(1) User Commands SUSPEND(1)


NAME


suspend - shell built-in function to halt the current shell

SYNOPSIS


sh
suspend


csh
suspend


ksh
suspend


DESCRIPTION


sh
Stops the execution of the current shell (but not if it is the login
shell).

csh
Stop the shell in its tracks, much as if it had been sent a stop signal
with ^Z. This is most often used to stop shells started by su.

ksh
Stops the execution of the current shell (but not if it is the login
shell).

SEE ALSO


csh(1), kill(1), ksh(1), sh(1), su(1M), attributes(5)


April 15, 1994 SUSPEND(1)