Subject: Re: "parked" processes?
To: Andrew Doran <>
From: Brian de Alwis <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/27/2007 13:42:06
On 2007.07.27 20:18:40 +0100, Andrew Doran wrote:
> > This pdf-viewing hang just happened to me and it appears to have
> > the same symptoms of parked processes.
> Is it a plugin?

Nope, an external viewer.

> > Anything else I can do to help provide more information?
> I can't reproduce the issue, so what I'm really after are core files and
> version information on the system and the package.

Would the result of sending SIGQUIT be helpful?  Or what can I do to
produce a suitable core?


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