CGI zombies with Apache 1.3 on Linux

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Fri Dec 10 21:35:45 CET 2004


Robert Brewer wrote:

> I've Googled extensively, but can't figure out what might be causing my
> Python CGI app to zombie (yes, Tibia, the one I just announced ;). The
> cgi bit looks like this:

Zombies are caused by forking a subprocess and the parent not waiting on 
it.  Does your system (sometimes) spin off a subprocess?

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