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Subject: [aclug-L] Re: unlocking lock files
From: Nate Bargmann <n0nb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2000 19:40:59 -0500
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On Wed, May 17, 2000 at 12:20:40AM -0500, Michael Holmes wrote:
> Does anybody know how to unlock lock files?
> I downloaded real player, It locked up and left the lock on the sound card, 
> and
> I have yet to get sound since.  When I restart it, I get another device has
> locked the sound device.  I've rebooted and it does not work.

I think most locks are placed in /var/lock so you should be able to
log in as root and rm it.

- Nate >>


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