I am using strace to see what certain processes are doing. I have an Apache process that seems to be running forever, taking up 97.8% of a core and almost 2GB of RAM.
Now when I run strace on this process there is no output at all. Does this mean that the process is dead and sitting in there taking up resources? Can I kill the process without worrying about doing something bad?
I am running strace in the following way: