How to find and kill zombie process ?

If you already knows whats zombie process and wanted to identify all zombie process’s in you system, you can directly proceed ahead but if you don’t know, we may suggest you first read the article, “What is Zombie process and How to create zombie process in Linux ?” Lets consider, now you have created the … Read more

How to avoid zombie process in Linux ?

Zombie process is the process which dies/finishes immediately and whose parent didn’t cares to handle the status of child death. Such process’s continues to run in defunct state till the parent is exited completely. So this needs to be avoided, and we need to handle the status of child process properly in parent process. We … Read more