My Oracle Support Banner

Several grep -E ^passwd$|^tde_ks_passwd$ processes at OS consuming high memory (Doc ID 2891631.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 26, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Exadata Hardware - Version 11.2.3.1.1 and later
Gen 2 Exadata Cloud at Customer - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On Exadata database nodes we see several grep command's as follows consuming high memory. These processes eventually consume all the memory on the host which will cause severe performance impact or node reboots. 

 

Changes

 Upgraded AHF to 22.2.0.0.0

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Changes
Cause
Solution
References

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.