Re[3]: [Shorewall-users] giving up on "/var/lib/shorewall/lock"

Nerijus Baliunas
Tue, 23 Jul 2002 23:26:12 +0200 (EET)

On Tue, 23 Jul 2002 23:04:03 +0200 (EET) Nerijus Baliunas <> wrote:

> > Simply remove the file.
> I did so; but some services were not working until I noticed it and
> manually removed the file ;( Could something be done about it?

If lockfile is giving up, maybe it should be better to remove the file
and restart shorewall anyway? Or check with ps that no another shorewall
is running and restart then?