two epmds running

Anthony Shipman <>
Tue Mar 16 10:23:13 CET 2010

Sometimes it happens that I discover two epmd processes running. One of
them is in a tight loop consuming 100% of CPU time. My guess is that the 
second one is started automatically because the first one is no longer 
responding. Is this a known bug in epmd?

Anthony Shipman                    Mamas don't let your babies 
                   grow up to be outsourced.

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