UNIX: ps utility shows EAC child processes left in defunct ("zombie") state (Doc ID 1042409.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 02, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Guided Search / Oracle Commerce Experience Manager - Version 5.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

UNIX: ps utility shows EAC child processes left in defunct ("zombie") state

On a UNIX system, the ps utility reports a number of "zombie" <defunct> EAC-originated processes such as dgraphs:

Cause

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