SunOS man pages : clear_locks (1)
Maintenance Commands clear_locks(1M)
clear_locks - clear locks held on behalf of an NFS client
/usr/sbin/clear_locks [ -s ] hostname
The clear_locks command removes all file, record, and share
locks created by the hostnameand held on the current host,
regardless of which process created or owns the locks.
This command can be run only by the super-user.
This command should only be used to repair the rare case of
a client crashing and failing to clear held locks. Clearing
locks held by an active client may cause applications to
fail in an unexpected manner.
-s Remove all locks created by the current machine and
held by the server hostname.
The following operands are supported:
name of host server
0 Successful operation.
1 If not root.
2 Usage error.
3 If unable to contact server ( RPC ).
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attri-
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
| Availability | SUNWcsu |
SunOS 5.8 Last change: 23 Feb 1996 1