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[Xen-devel] [PATCH][2/9] Don't leave behind zombie device model processe

To: Ian Pratt <Ian.Pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>, Keir Fraser <Keir.Fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-devel] [PATCH][2/9] Don't leave behind zombie device model processes
From: Arun Sharma <arun.sharma@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 14:00:50 -0700
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Don't leave behind zombie device model processes

Signed-off-by: Edwin Zhai <edwin.zhai@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Arun Sharma <arun.sharma@xxxxxxxxx>

diff -r 70b6d0307a45 -r c8178e8ff103 tools/python/xen/xend/image.py
--- a/tools/python/xen/xend/image.py    Thu Jul 14 17:28:24 2005
+++ b/tools/python/xen/xend/image.py    Thu Jul 14 20:22:54 2005
@@ -352,8 +352,9 @@
     def destroy(self):
-        os.system("kill -KILL"
-                + " %d" % self.pid)
+        import signal
+        os.kill(self.pid, signal.SIGKILL)
+        (pid, status) = os.waitpid(self.pid, 0)
     def getDomainMemory(self, mem_mb):
         return (mem_mb * 1024) + self.getPageTableSize(mem_mb)

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