ACSLS - rc.acsss is Failing to Startup ACSLS Database (Doc ID 1632516.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 04, 2017

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Auto Cartridge Sys Lib SW (ACSLS) - Version 7.1 to 7.3 [Release 7.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACSLS - rc.acsss is Failing to Startup ACSLS Database.  Note that this particular issue was seen on an ACSLS 7.3 Server, however it may also impact more recent versions of the product.

$ rc.acsss

Attempting startup of the database and the ACSLS Storage Server.
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rc.acsss: Database server startup incomplete: exiting.

 

Manually attempting to start the ACSLS Database also fails:

Run the following command as user "acsdb":

$ cd /export/home/ACSSS
$ . ./.acsss_env
$ pg_ctl -w -D $PGDATA start

$ pg_ctl -w -D $PGDATA start  
waiting for postmaster to start....2014-02-28 13:38:39 CST  28336  LOG:  could not bind IPv6 socket: Cannot assign requested address  
2014-02-28 13:38:39 CST  28336  HINT:  Is another postmaster already running on port 5433? If not, wait a few seconds and retry.  
2014-02-28 13:38:39 CST  28336  FATAL:  bogus data in lock file "/tmp/.s.PGSQL.5433.lock": "[ -r /etc/uam_sysinfo ] && (grep '^Hos"  
...........................................................could not start postmaster 

 

Changes

Rebooted the ACSLS server in an effort to recover from a hung state

Cause

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