mdworker process

Discussion in 'macOS' started by SHankara, Apr 22, 2008.

  1. SHankara macrumors member

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    #1
    its owned by nobody,but does anybody have it beeing run under your username?
     
  2. gnasher729 macrumors P6

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    #2
    I don't quite understand what your question is, but mdworker is the process that examines every new file for keywords that you can find with SpotLight.
     
  3. SHankara thread starter macrumors member

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    #4
    i mean is there another mdworker process going under your username?
     
  4. pjrobertson macrumors 6502a

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    #5
    Yep. I have one running under nobody, and one running under my username.
     

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