[oracle@omsdb:/u01/app/oracle/stage/patch/cpu2007apr/5901877]# ps -ef | grep ora
oracle 486 1 0 Mar 21 ? 0:03 /u01/app/oracle/product/10.1.0/bin/ocssd.bin
jmorast 12755 12753 0 10:41:35 ? 0:00 /usr/local/sbin/sshd -R
A slight bit of research reveals the following from Frank Naude.
It appears this process is part of Oracle Cluster Synch Service Daemon, even though RAC and ASM aren't in use.
Solve the immediate issue by running this command from root:
A permanent fix is to comment out the following line in /etc/inittab and reboot the
h1:35:respawn:/etc/init.d/init.cssd run >/dev/null 2>&1