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How to Kill Zombie Processes in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Aug 13, 2018, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Karim Buzdar)

A zombie or a defunct process in Linux is a process that has been completed, but its entry still remains in the process table due to lack of correspondence between the parent and child processes. This guide shows how to get rid of these stalled processes.

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