Re: I'm making zombie processes.
From: Gregory L. Hansen (glhansen_at_steel.ucs.indiana.edu)
Date: Tue, 16 Dec 2003 15:41:29 +0000 (UTC)
In article <3FDE9AAA.1CE378AC@alcyone.com>,
Erik Max Francis <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>"Gregory L. Hansen" wrote:
>> Would a simple wait at the end solve it?
>I'd have to see the script to see specifically what it might be.
It's longish. Would it be appropriate to post it?
>you throwing anything in the background (&)?
>Are you running anything
>that might fork into the background without you knowing it?
I've had enough learning experiences now that I think I don't know what
the hell I'm doing. I'm starting think it might be easier to write things
in C; it would involve more work to recreate tools that already exist,
but at least I'd know what they're doing.
>You might want to ask your sysadmin what the names of the processes are
>that end up being zombies to help you track it down.
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