how do i get rid of wine-kthread <defunct> ?

Rein Klazes rklazes at
Sat Feb 7 05:40:31 CST 2004

On Fri, 6 Feb 2004 20:08:09 +0100, you wrote:

> Here's what i did:
> -start my box
> -start starcraft from the wine debugger
> -exited starcraft from within the game
> -quitted the debugger
> -did a ps , and a pstree:
> Looks like i have to kill init. That's odd, because i would think that 
> processes spawned by a console would become a child of that console.
> Always when i start to compile something everything is attached under the 
> calling script, but it seems wine isn't working like that. 
> How does it work? How do i get rid of those without rebooting?

This is odd, can you show the output of 'ps alx' for these processes?.

Rein Klazes
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