Sun Java System Calendar Server 6.3 Administration Guide

ProcedureTo Enable Periodic Checking of Berkeley Databases for Deadlocks

  1. Log in as an administrator with permission to change the configuration.

  2. Change to the /etc/opt/SUNWics5/cal/config directory.

  3. Save your old ics.conf file by copying and renaming it.

  4. Edit the parameter shown in the following table:


    Periodically checks if the Berkeley database is in a deadlock state and, if so, instructs the database to reset. The default value is “no” (not enabled).

  5. Save the file as ics.conf.

  6. Restart Calendar Server.



For information about how to reset Berkeley databases once deadlocked, see 22.5.2 Detecting Database Corruption22.5.1.2 List of Available Tools in the Troubleshooting chapter.