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Many Dead Processes Referencing WFMGSMS Concurrent Manager (Doc ID 801362.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Workflow - Version 11.5.9 to 12.0.6 [Release 11.5 to 12]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The Internal Concurrent Manager log file reports many dead processes referencing WFMGSMS (Workflow Summary Mailer Concurrent Manager) Concurrent Manager.  For example:

Found dead process: spid=(14546), cpid=(506393), Service Instance=(1064)

Starting WFMGSMS Concurrent Manager : 03-DEC-2008 04:48:18
Process monitor session ended : 03-DEC-2008 04:48:21

The issue can be reproduced with the following steps:

1. Review the Internal Manager Log File.

2. Many dead processes referencing WFMGSMS Concurrent Manager are found.


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