abrt-server is showing .lock file is locked by a specific process

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • The following message is seen in /var/log/messages:
abrt-server[28388]: Lock file '.lock' is locked by process 35522


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
    abrt-2.0.8-34.el6 or older

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
    abrt-2.1.11-52.el7 or older

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