Tcode SM50 is used to see the workprocess overview in application
server you are logged in.
There are several fields diplayed in the work
process overview screen.
Each of the field value is described in below
Menu path for this tcode is
Tools –> Administration–> Monitor –>System monitoring –> Process –> overview
|No||This is the work process number and is unique to each work process.|
|Type||This denotes the type of work process.
These are the possible values for type field
|PID||Process ID which is a unique no to identify the process at os level.|
|Status||This shows the status of work process like PRIV mode etc..|
|Ended||Work process has been terminated because of some error in SAP kernel.
Running – work process is busy processing user request.
Waiting – work process is ready to accept user request.
PRIV – Work process running with heap memory (noramally basis admins terminate the dia wp if it enters priv mode).
|Completed||The work process has been terminated and they can not be restarted.|
|Reason||If a work process status is stopped, this field gives the reason why it is stopped.|
|Start||This field tells if the dispatcher can restart the work process if it gets terminated.|
|Err||Err field gives the no of times the work process .|
|Sem||Number of semaphore.
With Green background =>Process is holding the semaphore.
With Red background => Process is waiting for the semaphore.
|CPU||The CPU Time utilization by each work process format minutes:seconds|
|Time||The time that has been consumed processing the current request (in seconds).|
|Report||The name of report which is being executed|
|User||Name of user whose request is currently being executed.|
|Action||For the work process with status “running”, this displays the current action.|
|Table||The DB tables that is accessed previously by work process.|