Content Server throws NioFileLock error

(Doc ID 1440074.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 6.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The following error is frequently populating my log file:
[WARN] Failed to delete lock file in NioFileLock for [/apphome/FatWire/AuthoringShared/clustersync/event/lock/SearchIndexEvent.ftlock]. Attempting a total of 400 times, waiting 25ms between attempts. This failure occurred on attempt number 299.
What is causing this error and how can it be fixed?

Solution

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