innd 2.3.5 restart problem after power loss to server

Russ Allbery rra at
Tue Apr 17 21:27:00 UTC 2007

Obantec Support <support at> writes:

> My server suffered a power loss and innd was not stopped.
> on boot up /etc/rc.d/init.d/innd runs but innd does not start

> i have been stable for over 2 years. running  /etc/rc.d/init.d/innd status
> returns innd dead but subsys locked

Sounds like you're using Red Hat.  You may need to just delete the lock
file in /var.  Look at the init script for the location of the lock file.

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