ERROR: Attempting to Run more than One Instance of Spacewalk-repo-sync Exiting (Doc ID 2151328.1)

Last updated on JUNE 06, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Goal

On Spacewalk Server, while trying to sync from command line using "spacewalk-repo-sync" getting below error:(even unable to list using -l option) 

[root@spacewalk_server ~]# spacewalk-repo-sync -c ol6_latest
ERROR: attempting to run more than one instance of spacewalk-repo-sync Exiting. 

[root@spacewalk_server ~]# spacewalk-repo-sync -l
ERROR: attempting to run more than one instance of spacewalk-repo-sync Exiting.

Solution

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