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unknown processes running ?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by eva2000, May 24, 2003.

  1. eva2000

    eva2000 Well-Known Member

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    any idea what those processes are

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    Sat May 24 14:46:08 EDT 2003
    
    
      2:46pm  up 10 days, 13:12,  0 users,  load average: 3.24, 5.12, 5.87
    362 processes: 354 sleeping, 8 running, 0 zombie, 0 stopped
    CPU0 states: 52.1% user, 47.1% system, 50.1% nice,  0.0% idle
    CPU1 states: 47.1% user, 52.1% system, 43.1% nice,  0.0% idle
    Mem:  2064392K av, 1975060K used,   89332K free,       0K shrd,  176760K buff
    Swap: 1020116K av,   31520K used,  988596K free                 1436456K cached
    
      PID USER     PRI  NI  SIZE  RSS SHARE STAT %CPU %MEM   TIME COMMAND
    17374 nobody    39  19  7224 7224   672 R N  51.5  0.3 262:35 4
    18814 nobody    39  19  8708 8708   672 R N  51.0  0.4 160:32 6
    23649 nobody    21   0  1212 1212   816 R    48.5  0.0   0:01 top
    17364 nobody    34  19  7224 7224   672 R N   0.0  0.3   0:16 4
    17368 nobody    34  19  7224 7224   672 R N   0.0  0.3   0:16 4
    18769 nobody    34  19  8708 8708   672 R N   0.0  0.4   0:16 6
    18774 nobody    34  19  8708 8708   672 R N   0.0  0.4   0:15 6
    18779 nobody    34  19  8708 8708   672 R N   0.0  0.4   0:15 6
    
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    those look very suspicous to me esp because of the nice/priorty value and the high cpu usage, what does ls /proc/17374 reveal ? (or whatever the pid is atm and also assuming this is a linux system) also try lsof -p pid if you have that installed

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  3. eva2000

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    i already killed those processes and updated cpanel to latest release and they are no longer there..

    edit: they're back hmmm
     
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    ls /proc/13586
    ./  ../  cmdline  cpu  cwd@  environ  exe@  fd/  maps  mem  mounts  root@  stat  statm  status
    
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  5. djstudio

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    try ps -x as root see more clearly what it is

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