Pidgin Zombie Process

David Woolley forums at
Thu Jul 13 12:19:10 EDT 2017

On 13/07/17 16:31, Wade Smart wrote:
> What would cause this to happen and short of killing each one,
> what can I do?

You can't kill a zombie, it is already dead!

It will not be consuming any resources, other than the process table slot.

However it does suggest a bug.  For zombies to go away, the 
process/thread that created them must wait for them.

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