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Problem

eblob / eliptics startup fails with message:

blob: start
blob: lock file is busy: -35
blob: to find culprit use lsof/fuser: tst/test-blob.lock
blob: EB0000: database is locked:
blob: http://doc.reverbrain.com/kb:eblob:eb0000-database-is-locked

Description

Other process is currently have eblob database opened, Two processes can't manipulate one database at the same time otherwise data corruption will happen. Given lock is needed to guarantee data consistency.

Solution

As log messages suggest use lsof, fuser or other tool on lock file to see which process is holding database lock.

kb/eblob/eb0000-database-is-locked.txt ยท Last modified: 2013/08/28 04:38 by savetherbtz