Skip navigation links

MySQL Forums :: MyISAM :: Waiting for table metadata lock


Advanced Search

Waiting for table metadata lock
Posted by: Jon Ribbens ()
Date: January 06, 2013 10:24AM

Our MySQL server (5.5.28 running on Ubuntu 12.04) keeps wedging a particular MyISAM table. From "SHOW PROCESSLIST" it appears that it is hanging on a "LOCK TABLES <foo> WRITE" statement in the state "Waiting for table metadata lock", and that no other commands are operating at the moment that it wedges.

Any suggestions as to how to resolve this gratefully received.

Options: ReplyQuote


Subject Views Written By Posted
Waiting for table metadata lock 6337 Jon Ribbens 01/06/2013 10:24AM
Re: Waiting for table metadata lock 3752 Rick James 01/07/2013 11:03PM
Re: Waiting for table metadata lock 3347 Jon Ribbens 01/08/2013 05:15AM


Sorry, you can't reply to this topic. It has been closed.

Content reproduced on this site is the property of the respective copyright holders. It is not reviewed in advance by Oracle and does not necessarily represent the opinion of Oracle or any other party.