"Maxuproc parameter and number of processes"

Post #303033328 by trifo75 on Wednesday 3rd of April 2019 09:30:13 AM

Well, I am the one with the root privileges. However the app - WebSphere MQ - is running under its own nonpriviliged user account. When I log in remotely, I am also using my own nonprivileged user then use sudo to change privileges if needed.

The problem were visible to all nonprivileged user and even root user, running most commands,

ps -ef shows all processes for all users. Almost. ps aux is listing all processes for all users, even those not attached to a terminal.

Now I do not have the opportunity to repeat the situation, but my guess is that ps aux would be able to show all the entries I wanted for.

--Trifo
 
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killall(1M)															       killall(1M)

NAME
killall - kill all active processes SYNOPSIS
[signal] DESCRIPTION
is a procedure used by to kill all active processes not directly related to the shutdown procedure. is chiefly used to terminate all processes with open files so that the mounted file systems are no longer busy and can be unmounted. sends the specified signal to all user processes in the system, with the following exceptions: the process; all processes (including background processes) associated with the terminal from which was invoked; any process, if owned by any process, if owned by any process; any process; any process. obtains its process information from and therefore may not be able to perfectly identify which processes to signal (see ps(1)). If no signal is specified, a default of (kill) is used. is invoked automatically by The use of is recommended over using by itself (see shutdown(1M)). FILES
SEE ALSO
fuser(1M), kill(1), ps(1), shutdown(1M), signal(5). STANDARDS CONFORMANCE
killall(1M)

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