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A lot of process in hang state

LindaC
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Hi experts.
I have a lot of process like the following that seems to be hangued.
Aix 6.1
I would like evidence that they are doing nothing like for example the output of a truss command or something like it, if any.

How to do this?

The processes:
:/home/oracle/dba/scripts/OSP> ps -ef|grep compress
  oracle  450580       1   0   Oct 22      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  491522       1   0   Nov 15      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  532666       1   0   Nov 12      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  557066       1   0 20:01:26      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  585832  229398   0 08:03:13  pts/1  0:00 grep compress
  oracle  606248       1   0   Nov 28      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  610528       1   0   Nov 01      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  630882       1   0   Nov 13      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  671828       1   0   Oct 14      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  696320       1   0   Oct 31      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  790690       1   0   Nov 11      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  827562       1   0   Nov 27      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  835796       1   0   Oct 24      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  884914       1   0   Oct 23      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  893148       1   0   Nov 19      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  942330       1   0   Oct 16      -  0:00 compress
  oracle  950312       1   0   Nov 20      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1060878       1   0   Nov 14      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1093850       1   0   Oct 15      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1122496       1   0   Nov 22      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1233112       1   0   Oct 10      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1278046       1   0   Oct 30      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1343670       1   0   Nov 26      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1351832       1   0   Nov 25      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1388730       1   0   Oct 25      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1458276       1   0   Nov 04      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1523846       1   0   Oct 09      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1577040       1   0   Oct 18      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1585308       1   0   Oct 28      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1601652       1   0   Oct 17      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1646760       1   0   Nov 05      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1740802       1   0   Oct 11      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1757394       1   0   Nov 29      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1794166       1   0   Oct 21      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1835110       1   0   Nov 18      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 1921236       1   0   Dec 02      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 2007070       1   0   Oct 29      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 2011246       1   0   Nov 21      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 2015364       1   0   Nov 08      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 2056288       1   0   Nov 06      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 2109478       1   0   Nov 07      -  0:00 compress
  oracle 2158724       1   0   Dec 03      -  0:00 compress
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