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Seq allows you to define printf like formating by specified with -f, %03g is actually tells seq I got three digits, fill the blank digits with 0, and the range is from 176 to 240.
You cannot kill zombies, as they are already dead. But if you have too many zombies then kill parent process or restart service.
You can kill zombie process using PID obtained from the above command. For example kill zombie proces having PID 4104:
# kill -9 4104
Please note that kill -9 does not guarantee to kill a zombie process.
8~osstat, $2~pid, $11~cmd
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