How do twisted and multiprocessing.Process create zombies?

Stefan Behnel stefan_ml at
Tue Jul 5 20:47:55 EDT 2011

bitcycle, 05.07.2011 23:52:
> In python, using twisted loopingcall, multiprocessing.Process, and multiprocessing.Queue; is it possible to create a zombie process. And, if so, then how?

I think it's best to consult your local Voodoo master on the matter of 
zombie creation processes.

That being said, there are far too many zombies around already, so please 
don't add to that.


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