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Re: Re: How to reduce memory by killing redundant perl executables

by baku (Scribe)
on Jul 13, 2001 at 18:07 UTC ( #96399=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: How to reduce memory by killing redundant perl executables
in thread How to reduce memory by killing redundant perl executables

Abigail seems to have hit the nail on the head; the "excess" perl processes you're seeing are the parents of all the child processes created by system.

As suggested, think about exec

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