ODSEE - Unable To Start Slapd Because It Is Already Running As a Process

(Doc ID 1483675.1)

Last updated on JUNE 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 5.1 SP3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After an unclean shutdown the slapd process can't be started.

These errors are logged while attempting to start it:

ERROR<4612> - Startup  - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 -  Unable to start slapd because it is already running as process 10867
ERROR<12302> - Bootstrap config  - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - System error  Shutting down due to possible conflicts with other slapd processes






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