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crout files in the Temp - It is safe to erase them? What are those files?

Hi experts.

There are  several crout* files in the /tmp filesysem filling up space.
What are those files?
It is safe to erase them?
Why they get created?
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total 31933312
drwxr-xr-x   2 noaccess noaccess     177 Jun 23 21:04 hsperfdata_noaccess
drwxr-xr-x   2 root     root         117 Jun 23 21:04 hsperfdata_root
drwxr-----   2 oracle   dba          117 Aug 30 13:34 hsperfdata_oracle
-rw-------   1 oracle   dba        20381 Aug 30 14:06 croutRJDmOayLa
-rw-------   1 oracle   dba          205 Aug 30 14:06 sh17578.1
-rw-------   1 oracle   dba      3046041984 Aug 30 15:06 croutPJDkOayLa
-rw-------   1 oracle   dba      2998692145 Aug 30 15:06 croutOJDjOayLa
-rw-------   1 oracle   dba      10305034087 Aug 30 15:06 croutGIDNNayLa
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LindaC
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DonConsolioCommented:
CROUT* files usually are created by cron when runing jobs and
should disappear when the cron job finishes.

Check the crontab of user "oracle" for jobs producing lots of output.
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Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
Hi there, when you're looking at cron, look for timestamp 15:06, I would look like this in cron:

06 15 * * * * /home/oracle/...

View the cron like this:

su oracle
crontab -l
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LindaCAuthor Commented:
Thank you.
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