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Re^3: Help with Fork bomb

by aitap (Deacon)
on Aug 30, 2012 at 20:42 UTC ( #990850=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Help with Fork bomb
in thread Help with Fork bomb

In addition to the previous comment, by default, perl ignores SIGCHLD, so dead children remain as zombies and die only when parent dies. You can avoid it by handling SIGCHLD as specified above.
Sorry if my advice was wrong.