High Cpu Utilization from Enterprise Manger Agent perl Process Running failedLogin.pl for audit_failed_logins metric

(Doc ID 1265699.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2018

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 10.2.0.5 to 12.1.0.8.0 [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Enterprise Manager Agent perl process causes high cpu utilization when running a particular query against the 11g database.  The query is from the metric audit_failed_logins and audit_failed_logins_historical metric, which runs a script called failedLogin.pl  in $ORACLE_HOME/sysman/admin/scripts.

The actual query which the agent is running is:

 

Changes

 

Cause

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