unkillable zombies from using gdb and kernel 2.4.15 and higher?

Roman Zippel zippel at linux-m68k.org
Tue Dec 11 07:24:44 EST 2001


"Michel Dänzer" wrote:

> AFAIR zombies have died but are waiting for their return value to be
> read out of the process table. I'd like to know myself how that can
> happen when their parents are gone...

They are reparented to init, which should take care of them.

bye, Roman

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