RDBPROD: COSI-E-FLK When Trying to Access a Database

(Doc ID 1226913.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle CODASYL DBMS - Version 7.1 and later
Oracle Rdb Server on OpenVMS - Version 7.1 and later
HP OpenVMS Alpha
HP OpenVMS Itanium


Accessing a closed database gives COSI-E-FLK, for example:

$ dbo/modify/journal=noenable comets:
%DBO-F-FILACCERR, error opening database root file COMETS:
-COSI-E-FLK, file currently locked by another user




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