I saw this process called tracker in bashtop . just wanted to know if this is normal or not.
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Tracker is a filesystem indexer, metadata storage system and search tool.
If you ever wants to know where a file comes from use
dpkg -S /usr/lib/tracker/tracker-write tracker-extract: /usr/lib/tracker/tracker-writeback
Then to get information on it:
$ apt-cache show tracker-extract ... Description-en: metadata database, indexer and search tool - metadata extractors This package contains the metadata extractors. . Tracker is an advanced framework for first class objects with associated metadata and tags. It provides a one stop solution for all metadata, tags, shared object databases, search tools and indexing. Description-md5: a749e5cb124710e079ed17d295038c12 Homepage: https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/Tracker