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How to Fix the " nscd dead but subsys locked " Error on Oracle Linux 6 (Doc ID 2516199.1)

Last updated on APRIL 24, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.10 to Oracle Linux 6.10 [Release OL6U10]
Linux x86-64


How to fix the "nscd dead but subsys locked" error on OL6.x ?

# service nscd status
nscd dead but subsys locked

# service nscd stop
Stopping nscd: [FAILED]


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