Subject: Re: "parked" processes?
To: Brian de Alwis <>
From: Greg Troxel <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/26/2007 12:51:26
Brian de Alwis <> writes:

> Were you viewing any files using an external viewer?  I've found
> that Firefox often `hangs' when opening a second PDF using xpdf --
> until I quit the other xpdf instance.

I've notice this with the flash plugin with nspluginwrapper.  "pkill
npviewer.bin" has worked wonders.   My system is i386/current, 2 CPUs.

I'll try to look at ps next time.