Exalogic Compute Node File System Full Due To "SSH" Connections From "orarom" User (Doc ID 2116218.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version 2.0.6.0.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64

This document is only applicable to Exalogic Virtual Implementation of Oracle Platinum setup and it’s not applicable for Exalogic Physical Platinum Implementation.

Symptoms

In Exalogic Linux racks, issue of File system getting full due to very large files such as /var/log/secure and /var/log/wtmp is seen.

When tailing /var/log/secure we see continuous login messages as follows by "orarom" user.

 

Cause

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