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1. Red Hat
How to get rid of Zombie Process,
Kill -9 PID does not seem to be permanent solution,
your help will be Appreciated.
Thanks (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: szs
Anyone have any shell script to capture the zombie process, as according to the support they need the real time zombie PID, they only provide the
(0) > p* |grep -i defunct
(0) > p * | grep <hex pid>
But this is doesn't seem easy to catch the zombie as it is not always... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ckwan
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
What is the overhead associated with zombie process?Is it running out of process-ID?:confused:
Since some information is stored in process table..
Thanks in Advance (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: jois
Is there an equivilant to the preap command in AIX that would allow me to get rid of a zombie process. I am new to AIX, moving over from Solaris and in the past I have been able to preap the pid on the defunct process to clean them up. I have looked around and the best I can see is that it may... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sboots
in an interview they asked me what is zombie process. how we can identifying these process.if can you kill all zombie process. (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: sijocg
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need help because I don't know if it is possible to add a find inside a cat.
like I have a file with the pid of the process that use to became zombie. And I have the same pid stored in the var (pid1)
now, I have no clue how to check if the the find finds the pid or even if it's... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ruben.rodrigues
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am not really new to Unix/Linux however I was never taught how to spot a zombie process. I used top to check out the processes I was running and how the resources were looking and in the upper right it said 1 zombie, I have attached a jpeg of it. Thank you in advance for your... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: pikecoguy
What is the command to find only the zombie processes??
How to write the code in C to fetch the no. of zombie processes??
Thanx (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: jeenat
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I would like to create a zombie process so that I can test monitoring software functionality. Any techniques? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: swhitney
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do i kill a zombie process. Is it that only root can kill a zombie process. (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: orca