Common File Locking Errors:
When cadence is not exited properly, there might be file lock problem when
you restart icfb. The error messages might look like this:
>*WARNING* Couldn't get a write lock for
> (clscompatd): Requested lock conflicts with active lock
>*WARNING* XXopen: failed to lock file
>in A_MODE mode - is currently not locked.
How to Fix the File Lock:
What can be done to remove file lock:
- Use clsAdminTool to release active locks. type "clsAdminTool" to start,
then type "help" and follow the instructions.
- This can also be done manually by deleting all .cdslck files under your
- After 1 or 2, sometimes icfb still complains about file lock. try exit
cadence and kill all cadence processes, then restart icfb.
- If after 1, 2 and 3, you still have the same file lock problem, it
could be a proxy lock (the warning message looks all the same). contact
system administrator to restart file-locking daemon (cdsd).