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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
In solaris, orphan process is put to sleep mode and does not consume any CPU resources. In Linux, orphan process is kept in running state consuming all CPU and Ram resources. Is it the case? Is there a difference on how these operating systems will handle orphan processes?
The route cause of... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: Belure Pooja B
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Our cron job stats its started on Oct20
% ps -ef | grep cron
root 1442044 1 0 Oct 20 - 25:23 /usr/sbin/cron
All the below jobs aixmf,aixgh are triggered from cron only.
user pid ppid date time cmd
gaix 1581282 1 35 16:33:01 - 20:56... (1 Reply)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
A perl script that displays the list of files which have multiple links..!
ls -l shows number of links in a field. (0 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello I need a script which would mail me the list of processes which are zombie/defunct or orphan.
Please help me in this regard. (7 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi I am going to migrate our datawarehouse system from HP Tru 64 Unix to the Red Hat Linux.
Inside the box, it is running around 40 cron jobs; inside each cron job, it is calling other shell script files, and the shell script files may again call other shell script files or ctl files(for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: franksubramania
I am using the standard vixie-cron am seeing the following my logs : crond: (username) ORPHAN (no passwd entry) Ordinarily this is a simple matter, there is no corresponding user, but I am using central authentication and the username does exist and is usable via the standard nsswitch mechanism, so... (2 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I'm working on a AIX 5.3 environment and I've been quite a few times in a situation where we can remove db2 orphan processes therefore our only alternative has been to reboot the entire server. Now I wonder is there is any other possible way that we can use to remove those processes... (5 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
What is command in unix to find what are all the files linked with an executable binary.
Thanks in advance.
Omkumar (2 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
How do I rdist a directory from one server to another, excluding soft and hard links?
current rdist syntax:
1 2 * * * cd /apps/oasis/prdsch/log; rdist -c j1*.log oasis@oastdby:/apps/schiller/oasis/prdsch/log
31 2 * * * cd /apps/oasis/prdsch/log; rdist -c oasis_bin_trans*.log... (6 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have customers on our AIX/UNIX node startup a process that becomes stranded or orphaned and must be killed. I would like to create a script to check for these orphan processes and kill them. I can have cron run this job. The customers process will run and after 24 hours time out leaving an... (4 Replies)
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