Yeah, there may be some odd underlying issue here, but it is hard to know what it is without knowing what all has run on the system that might cause it. Is there an example you can share?
In some cases it could be as simple as how shells are invoked and scripts are run within them, and if the script is opening other shells.
The BigFix agent itself is designed to be single threaded in nature and only have 1 process, the exception being what you tell it to run during an action. Do you have actions that make use of the
run command instead of the