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.
From: Anupam Pandey
To: oracle Freelists
Sent: Mon, September 20, 2010 1:27:12 AM
Subject: cause of "jobq slave wait"
In my 11gR2 db I see there quite a few wait events of name "jobq slave
What causes these wait events and is there any way to avoid these events .
Thanks And Regards,