mdworker process

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

  1. SHankara macrumors member

    Oct 5, 2007
    its owned by nobody,but does anybody have it beeing run under your username?
  2. gnasher729 macrumors P6


    Nov 25, 2005
    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

    Oct 5, 2007
    i mean is there another mdworker process going under your username?
  4. pjrobertson macrumors 6502a

    Nov 14, 2007
    Yep. I have one running under nobody, and one running under my username.

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