java.lang.RuntimeException: A PID file already exists and a Locator may be running in /home/dor/Downloads/incubator-geode/gemfire-assembly/build/install/apache-geode/bin/locator on 192.168.253.132[10334].

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    • java.lang.RuntimeException: A PID file already exists and a Locator may be running in /home/dor/Downloads/incubator-geode/gemfire-assembly/build/install/apache-geode/bin/locator on 192.168.253.132[10334]. at com.gemstone.gemfire.distributed.LocatorLauncher.start(LocatorLauncher.java:628) at com.gemstone.gemfire.distributed.LocatorLauncher.run(LocatorLauncher.java:513) at com.gemstone.gemfire.distributed.LocatorLauncher.main(LocatorLauncher.java:188) Caused by: com.gemstone.gemfire.internal.process.FileAlreadyExistsException: Pid file already exists: /home/dor/Downloads/incubator-geode/gemfire-assembly/build/install/apache-geode/bin/locator/vf.gf.locator.pid for process 2997 at com.gemstone.gemfire.internal.process.LocalProcessLauncher.writePid(LocalProcessLauncher.java:114) at com.gemstone.gemfire.internal.process.LocalProcessLauncher.<init>(LocalProcessLauncher.java:62) at com.gemstone.gemfire.internal.process.ControllableProcess.<init>(ControllableProcess.java:52) at com.gemstone.gemfire.distributed.LocatorLauncher.start(LocatorLauncher.java:594) ... 2 more
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