[Zope] problem locking up the db

Dennis Allison allison@sumeru.stanford.EDU
Wed, 4 Jun 2003 11:48:30 -0700 (PDT)

It should not be a problem.  Simply stop the running Zope (./stop)  and
then restart.  You apparently had the server running when you attempted to
start it.  You may need to do the kill by hand if the Z2.pid file is not 

On Wed, 4 Jun 2003, chasee wrote:

> Hi:
> I got this error, when starting the Zope server again.  I have had this problem before, then I found out there was another processing I did not kill still running the server. this time,  I made sure I had no other processes that are running the server or making use of any files in Zope. Please help!
>  File /home/xxx/xxx/Zope-2.6.1/Zope-2.6.1-solaris-2.8-sparc/z2.py, line 582, in ?
>   File /home/xxx/xxx/Zope-2.6.1/Zope-2.6.1-solaris-2.8-sparc/lib/python/Zope/__init__.py, line 46, in startup
>     (Object: startup)
>   File /home/xxx/xxx/Zope-2.6.1/Zope-2.6.1-solaris-2.8-sparc/lib/python/Zope/App/startup.py, line 51, in startup
>   File /home/xxx/xxx/Zope-2.6.1/Zope-2.6.1-solaris-2.8-sparc/lib/python/ZODB/FileStorage.py, line 226, in __init__
>   File /home/xxx/xxx/Zope-2.6.1/Zope-2.6.1-solaris-2.8-sparc/lib/python/ZODB/lock_file.py, line 33, in lock_file
> StorageSystemError: Could not lock the database file.  There must be
> another process that has opened the file.