Oracle process running as user daemon


 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
# 1  
Oracle process running as user daemon

Hi,

When process listing, I came across a process running as user daemon.

Code:
daemon 23576 23574  0 07:32:04 ?         0:07 oracle (DESCRIPTION=(LOCAL=YES)(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=beq)))
    root 27526 27444  1 07:38:43 ttyp5     0:00 grep 23574

why a process runs as user daemon, when it should be running as user oracle. Other processes seem to run as user oracle but sometimes I can see ps listing with daemon. Is this a misconfiguration? I can see other processes running as user oracle with ps listing. Thanks in advance.

Wilson


Moderator's Comments:
Mod Comment Link: How to use [code] tags

Last edited by Scrutinizer; 04-23-2012 at 11:53 PM.. Reason: code tags
# 2  
What platform and oracle version?
When this happens again, please check the parent process (PPID 23574 in your example above).
# 3  
Hi radoulov,

HP-UX 11.31 and Oracle 10g, I was not able to see find in ps listing running as daemon again. Is this something Oracle does as normal process creation step?

Wilson
# 4  
I don't seem to find this documented.
There's an old post on Usenet that seems very similar and that
makes me think that this behavior could be platform or OS
specific.

You may open an SR with Oracle Support.
 

|
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:
Advanced Search

More UNIX and Linux Forum Topics You Might Find Helpful
List Process running under current user
aravindadla
Hi, i need to list the processes running only under current logged in user. EX: $ whoami oraaqw $ ps -ef | grep tnslsnr oraaqw 11403300 19267592 0 09:14:47 pts/3 0:00 grep tnslsnr oraaqw 15794208 1 0 Jan 14 - 11:59...... Shell Programming and Scripting
6
Shell Programming and Scripting
Kill all process of Oracle user
learnbash
Hi folks, I want to kill all process of oracle user and won't kill shell, should i try this? Please confirm. 1st way pgrep -u oracle | sudo xargs kill -9 2nd way killall -u oracle... Shell Programming and Scripting
2
Shell Programming and Scripting
How can i see if a unix Process Aplication i.e oracle is running in parallel
alexcol
There is a unix process process in oracle running and i see running by typing ps -fea|grep GE_CLIENTES. The question is How can i see if this process is running in paralel. I dont know with a Unix command or specifically its a comand from Oracle. I kow a Parallel process ia a process that...... UNIX and Linux Applications
1
UNIX and Linux Applications
how to capture oracle export log while running as background process
hippo2020
I ran the Oracle 9i export command from a terminal to export out a big table using "exp andrew/password file=andrew.dmp log=andrew.log" From the terminal I can see that the export is running as there is some output from the oracle export job. The export job is not complete yet. When i go check...... Solaris
4
Solaris
What user is a process running as?
america2
How do you determine what user a process is running as? I want to know what user proftpd is running as, and what user a script that I have is running as. Thanks.... UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
1
UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers