|Applies To||UNIX (AIX, HP-UX, Solaris)|
|Issue||System Message "ACE/Server already started"|
System Message "ACE/Server already running"
|Cause||Unclean shutdown of ACE/Server related processes orphans various lock files.|
|Resolution||Perform the following steps to correct the problem:|
1. Manually delete the following files:
These are found in:
ACE/Server v1.x /var/ace
ACE/Server v2.1.1 $VAR_ACE
ACE/Server v2.x & v3.x $VAR_ACE (ace/data)
2. Run the following commands
ps -aef | grep ace, and kill any processes which are running.
3. Delete any .lk .pgrp and .pid files in the ace/data directory.
4. Restart the ACE/Server brokers and server.
|Workaround||System crashed or was rebooted without shutting down the ACE/Server software correctly.|
|Legacy Article ID||1.0.401430.2188254|