Question

nohup.out is growing every day, what is the best and cleanest way to delete the nohup.out?  

  1. Can we kill the launchmonitor process and delete the nohup.out?
  2. What do the LaunchMonitor_104_Jobs and LaunchMonitor_104_Instances represent?

Answer:

  1. Yes, it is safe to kill the LaunchMonitor process and delete nohup.out.
  2. LaunchMonitor_104_Jobs monitors the execution of reports and triggers Flyout updates. LaunchMonitor_104_Instances monitors the completion of scheduled report instances and triggers emails.