lockfile does not work on NFS share

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MattClimb
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lockfile does not work on NFS share

Post by MattClimb » 2020/09/18 10:48:56

Hi,

I have a new share NFS where i need to make a semaphore with lockfile command.

But when i execute the command it does not work.

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[root@serv-test1 sauv_data]# df . -Th
Filesystem           Type  Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
share:/share_test    nfs    60T   31T   30T  52% /sauv_data
[root@serv-test1 sauv_data]# lockfile -r 0 toto
lockfile: Try praying, giving up on "toto"
Can you help me please?

Thx for your help,

Matt

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Re: lockfile does not work on NFS share

Post by TrevorH » 2020/09/18 16:47:43

From man lockfile
DIAGNOSTICS
...
Try praying, ... Missing subdirectories or insufficient privileges.
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