Gordon Vickers <email@example.com> writes:
> Someone recently asked how one copes with the lack of a wait3() call
> on Solaris. I now find myself with a similar porting problem.
> I need the functionality of the wait3() call but I am prohibited
> from using the compatibility libraries.
> How does one spawn a child process on Solaris, and not end up with
> a bunch of zombies !
There's the old wait(), or waitpid() (POSIX).
Then there's waitid() which will give you some of the usage info,
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