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Problem: Oracle Agent Spawning Lot Of Processes On The Server (Doc ID 780684.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 09, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.4 [Release 10.2]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Sun Solaris SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

Oracle Agent process spawning bunch of other process which are in hung state.

 
ps -ef|grep 12738

oracle 12738 12732 0 17:14:43 pts/4 0:01 /u01/app/oracle/agent10g/perl/bin/perl

ps -ef|grep prtdiag|grep oracle
oracle 24097 24086 0 19:16:35 ? 0:00 /usr/platform/SUNW,T5240/sbin/prtdiag -v
oracle 24300 24292 0 21:16:42 ? 0:00 /usr/platform/SUNW,T5240/sbin/prtdiag -v
oracle 10605 10595 0 18:16:28 ? 0:00 /usr/platform/SUNW,T5240/sbin/prtdiag -v
oracle 10548 10534 0 20:16:43 ? 0:00 /usr/platform/SUNW,T5240/sbin/prtdiag -v
oracle 824 705 0 21:52:22 pts/3 0:00 grep prtdiag
oracle 16613 16602 0 16:16:13 ? 0:00 /usr/platform/SUNW,T5240/sbin/prtdiag -v
oracle 28928 28918 0 17:16:22 ? 0:00 /usr/platform/SUNW,T5240/sbin/prtdiag -v



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