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SubjectRe: Ghost processes in /proc with kernel 2.3.22
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> Process numbers do not appear in the listing of proc,  it is possible
> to stat the contents of their directories. eg /proc/1234 does not
> exist, but stat /proc/1234/stat does. cat /proc/1234/stat would
> give an error.

This is quite normal with 2.3.x. You will also get random core dumps, crashes
and other problems if you use /proc heavily on those kernels.

Alan


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