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I have processes like that:

24471 myuser     17   0     0    0    0 Z  3.0  0.0   0:00.09 [php] <defunct>
24488 myuser     17   0     0    0    0 Z  3.0  0.0   0:00.09 [php] <defunct>

How can I find file path?


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Peek into /proc/24471/cmdline or something. –  mario Dec 8 '11 at 21:27

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There is a symbolic link in /proc/$PROCESSID/exe to the executable file of a process.

Hopefully you can type

ls -l /proc/24471/exe
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You may use whereis php


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The OP wanted to know which executed PHP script file, not which PHP executable! –  Alexandre Lavoie Apr 22 at 17:40

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