Host Commands From SQLPLUS As SYSDBA Create "Sigchld" Messages In /Var/Log/Messages
Last updated on OCTOBER 28, 2016
Applies to:SQL*Plus - Version 10.1.0.2 to 10.2.0.2 [Release Oracle10g]
Intel Based Server LINUX
"Checked for relevance on 27-Mar-2013"
Logging into database from SQL*Plus as sysdba and issuing host commands generate the following errors in /var/log/messages:
kernel: (see the notes section of 'man 2 wait'). Workaround activated.
Steps to Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
- $ sqlplus "/as sysdba"
- SQL> startup mount
- SQL> !ps
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