Re: cause of "jobq slave wait"

From: David Fitzjarrell <>
Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2010 23:53:45 -0700 (PDT)
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This is an idle wait and is recorded for the job queue background processes, not 
the foreground user processes.

When a job queue process is between jobs this wait timer starts.  If there are 
no more jobs to run this wait increases. 

David Fitzjarrell

From: Anupam Pandey <>
To: oracle Freelists <>
Sent: Mon, September 20, 2010 1:27:12 AM
Subject: cause of "jobq slave wait"

Hi All,
         In my 11gR2 db I see there quite a few wait events of name "jobq slave 
wait" .
What causes these wait events and is there any way to avoid these events .

Thanks And Regards,


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