In the last episode (Oct 03), James said: > I just setup a new machine, And I installed 5.1 on the system. I > have been using and running FreeBSD for over 3/4 years and I have > never seen this problem. The question is if I killed pid #11 > would init die? The process has been using 99% CPU for the past 2 > days and wont stop. What is casuing this idle ghost process and > cant it be stoped and can i kill it without problems. All replys > will be appreciated. thanks > > > USER PID %CPU %MEM VSZ RSS TT STAT STARTED TIME COMMAND > root 11 99.0 0.0 0 12 ?? RL 9:27AM 509:10.58 (idle)
You can't kill it. It's a pseudo-process that "runs" when no other processes are runnable. -- Dan Nelson [EMAIL PROTECTED] _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"