[Box Backup] Client blocked by stale lockfile?
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Wed Mar 2 10:29:21 GMT 2005
On 28 Feb 2005, at 22:04, Chris Wilson wrote:
> Hi Ben,
>> This looks like it's created by the Berkeley DB library. The various
>> implementations on various platforms seem to cause no end of
>> You've found another problem caused by it. I'm not sure how to work
>> around this one though.
>> Which OS, distribution, etc?
> I'm reassured that it's not your fault :-)
> Fedora Core release 2 (Tettnang)
> Linux gcc.flexdns.net 2.6.10-1.12_FC2 #1 Wed Feb 2 01:13:49 EST 2005
> i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
> Anything else you need?
> I can reproduce the problem at will, simply by starting bbackupd and
> killing it with signal 9.
I'm not really sure what to do about this, apart from when starting up,
deleting everything which isn't an expected name in /var/bbackupd ?
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