No Core Produced When Killing The Application

(Doc ID 1296079.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Precompilers - Version 11.1.0.6 and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 7th Feb 2016***

Symptoms

When a killing a custom written application no core file is produced.

> kill -6 pid


With 10g, a core file would be produced in the same directory as the executable.

Cause

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