GHC Trac says database is locked
igloo at earth.li
Fri Nov 20 10:17:34 EST 2009
On Fri, Nov 20, 2009 at 04:05:01PM +0100, Sean Leather wrote:
> > I tried to submit a comment on #2530 and got this error.
> >> Well, it works now, 1.5 hours later.
> > I think that happens when you clash with someone else doing something on
> > the Trac. Usually I just retry and it works.
> Thanks for the info. I retried probably 5 times within the space of 10
> minutes. I suppose somebody could've been doing a large database
I think what the error means is "Couldn't get a lock within 2 seconds"
or something, which tends to mean that the machine is heavily loaded,
e.g. backups were running.
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