OC4J Fails To Restart Due To .Lock Files In Persistence Directory After Crash

(Doc ID 404942.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Containers for J2EE - Version to [Release AS10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevancy Aug-18-2011
Checked for relevancy on 13-Aug-2014


Application Server version (version crashes and does not restart due to .lock files in the persistence directory.
Usually the following error occurs:

persistence file "/usr/opt/oracle/OraHome_1/j2ee/home/persistence/home_default_island_1/Oc4jJmsExceptionQueue" is locked.
Verify that there is no sharing violation and manually remove "/usr/opt/oracle/OraHome_1/j2ee/home/persistence/home_default_island_1/Oc4jJmsExceptionQueue.lock".


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