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E-AS: PSWATCHSRV Does Not Kill Hanging PSAPPSRV Processes. Application Server Log Shows Message "Surpassed permissible processes killed within recent time limit, 60 minutes. Kill abandoned" (Doc ID 1055835.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.49 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


PSWATCHSRV fails to kill hanging PSAPPSRV processes. PSAPPSRV_MMDD.log shows the following messages:

This may eventually lead to all PSAPPSRV processes being in a hung status and application server can no longer provide services. In order to recover from the problem, you may have to forcefully shut down the application server, then restart it.


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