A situation caused by two or more processes being unable to proceed (and thus release their locks) because they are blocked by locks on resources held by the other process.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
2answers
8k views

How to find out what caused the database(DB2) in a locking state

I know how to check the DB is in a lock state or not, but my question is how to find out which query caused the lock on table /db. IS there any log file getting created if something unexpected ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Optimizing concurrent updates in Postgres

I'm running concurrent Postgres queries like this: UPDATE foo SET bar = bar + 1 WHERE baz = 1234 Each query affects the fixed K number of rows, and I can't find a way to enforce the order in which ...
-1
votes
1answer
664 views

dead lock when updating [closed]

Update Operation.TrTable Set RecordId = RecordTABLE.newRecordId From Operation.TrTable tr Inner Join ( SELECT r.Id AS newRecordId, r.KeyM AS MappingKey From ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

Help understanding InnoDB Deadlock Detection

I have a deadlock occurring when executing an Update and a Select in seperate threads but I'm not sure what can be done about it. Previously my understanding was that this could happen in parallel but ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Can someone decipher this deadlock for me?

We don't have a real DBA in our shop at this time, I'm filling in the best I can. It looks like the INSERT has taken place first and is holding a lock the SELECT FOR UPDATE needs. But the INSERT is ...
2
votes
0answers
82 views

Why is this update creating a deadlock?

I have these queries: (This one was deadlocked) And this one: update tbldealerativacao set flagusado = 0 from tbldealerativacao WITH (NOLOCK) inner join tbldealerusuario WITH (NOLOCK) on ...
1
vote
2answers
230 views

How to force SQL server to use row locking for specific update/delete statements

I read this great response to a similar question How to force the use of row locks but I was looking for a per update/delete statement instead of permanently putting the rowlock restriction on an ...
0
votes
1answer
238 views

Scale MySQL trigger for thousands of inserts per seconds

We are using MYSQL database for an Analytics app. I have two table token and token-big (for overview of actual data) both have id(int) unix_starttime(int) unix_endtime(int) details(varchar 256) A row ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

How long can Deadlock info hold in innodb status page?

When I run SHOW ENGINE INNODB STATUS\G, I can see this timestamp ------------------------ LATEST DETECTED DEADLOCK ------------------------ 121118 17:14:31 Questions Any idea how long Deadlock ...
47
votes
6answers
43k views

What are the main causes of deadlocks and can they be prevented?

Recently one of our ASP.NET applications displayed a database deadlock error and I was requested to check and fix the error. I managed to find the cause of the deadlock was a stored procedure that was ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

How system resolves when particular resource lock at uncommitted transaction

Let us assume Transaction T1#: Initiated on 2015-10-30 10:25:41.380 Transaction T2#: Initiated on 2015-10-30 10:25:41.580 The above two transactions are initiated through application. T1# & ...
3
votes
2answers
91 views

How to handle lock information?

Due to analyzing several deadlocks I used sp_blitzIndex to get an overview about locks. There is a high accordance between the tables (and views) affected by the deadlocks and the tables being ...
10
votes
3answers
8k views

Merge statement deadlocking itself

I have the following procedure (SQL Server 2008 R2): create procedure usp_SaveCompanyUserData @companyId bigint, @userId bigint, @dataTable tt_CoUserdata readonly as begin set ...
7
votes
1answer
627 views

Meaning of 'locks rec but not gap waiting' in deadlock report

About the meaning of locks rec but not gap waitingin TRANSACTION(1), which one is correct? Already granted gap lock, waiting for clustered index X lock? Already granted clustered index X lock, ...
0
votes
0answers
78 views

How to avoid deadlocks when running queries on a remote server

I need to pull data from many different systems, all on remote, LIVE SQL Servers into one place for a one-off piece of work that will last a few weeks. This has to be run multiple times during the ...
1
vote
2answers
92 views

How many deadlocks am i really getting? system health or deadlocks/sec?

I'm trying to look at deadlocks on a troublesome server, and when I look at the system_health xel file, I see 80 records for "xml_deadlock_report" in about 16 hours. I assume these are all different ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

MySQL InnoDB Deadlock For 2 simple insert queries

I have a deadlock for this two insert queries: insert into PlayerClub (modifiedBy, timeCreated, currentClubId, endingLevelPosition, nextClubId, account_id) values (0, '2014-12-23 15:47:11.596', 180, ...
5
votes
1answer
5k views

Are InnoDB Deadlocks exclusive to INSERT/UPDATE/DELETE?

I am Working around MySQL error "Deadlock found when trying to get lock; try restarting transaction". I am going to have to update a program to allow deadlocks. Is it possible that SELECT statement ...
7
votes
1answer
184 views

When does SQL Server acquire locks?

The list of isolation levels in SQL Server found here states that write locks acquired within a transaction are retained until the end of the transaction. However it doesn't mention anything about ...
3
votes
1answer
88 views

Merge causing deadlocks

We are running MS SQL Server 2008 R2. We've got a VendorMaster table (with about 8700 rows) that we are trying to keep in sync across two databases using a Merge statement. The merge code runs every ...
2
votes
1answer
216 views

How do I understand this DeadLock Graph?

I'm attempting to decipher the content of this deadlock graph. Is there some way to view this information in a more visually meaningful way? Manually reading through the XML is hurting my eyes. ...
1
vote
1answer
111 views

DISABLE / DROP INDEX causing deadlock

Rather urgent one. Have created an index on one of our tables and for some reason all data going into that table has stopped. Can't see any blocking, but when I'm trying to drop or disable the ...
8
votes
1answer
787 views

Trace Flag 1222 Not Working?

I have a customer site with two similarly configured 2008r2 SQL Servers "A" and "C". On both servers the trace flags 1204 and 1222 are enabled and DBCC tracestatus shows the following on both ...
2
votes
1answer
330 views

Deadlock occurring on database, SQL Server 2008R2

Last few days I had major problems with my production site, turns out deadlock occurred, every half an hour maybe 50-60 of them. To do a quick fix in order to keep the site running I set : ...
3
votes
1answer
86 views

sql server deadlock error - Shared (S) and Intent-Exclusive (IX) locks under Serializable isolation

Deadlock errors such as below happen frequently on our 3rd party vendor database: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> - <deadlock-list> - <deadlock victim="process743288"> ...
2
votes
1answer
601 views

Why do these concurrent MySQL inserts deadlock?

I am baffled by this deadlock: ------------------------ LATEST DETECTED DEADLOCK ------------------------ 150511 18:42:43 *** (1) TRANSACTION: TRANSACTION B8972CA4, ACTIVE 0 sec inserting mysql ...
3
votes
1answer
155 views

Can a Table Lock eliminate a deadlock or make it worse Oracle

We have a situation in which an Oracle Database is having deadlocks issues. I said that perhaps we should lock into some table locks, and a guys response to me was "Unless I am misunderstanding ...
3
votes
0answers
135 views

How to set ALL the replication to DEADLOCK_PRIORITY LOW?

I have just got this email here: Then looking at the sql server log I find this deadlock was caused by one of our procedures (that was the victim) against the replication. O.K. in this case in ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

MySQL deadlock in simple table

I'm having a deadlock issue that I don't get. Possibly it's because of the composite index (idSite,timestamp). Maybe it's range locking on it? I have this table: CREATE TABLE `logs` ( `idLog` ...
2
votes
1answer
556 views

How many rows will be locked by SELECT … ORDER BY xxx LIMIT 1 FOR UPDATE?

As was asked on stackoverflow but then for MySQL, I was wondering how this works in PostgreSQL. How many rows get locked when I do a "FOR UPDATE" in combination with a "LIMIT", a "ORDER BY" and some ...
5
votes
0answers
108 views

Complete deadlock on PostgreSQL 9.3 after removing a numeric id

The problem - complete DB lock after a schema change Architecture I use a PostgreSQL 9.3 with PostGIS to store location updates. The updates are written to two tables - location_updates and ...
6
votes
4answers
2k views

How can I convert a key in a SQL Server deadlock report to the value?

I have a deadlock report that tells me that there was a conflict involving waitresource="KEY: 9:72057632651542528 (543066506c7c)" and I can see this: <keylock hobtid="72057632651542528" dbid="9" ...
6
votes
2answers
340 views

Insert only deadlocks

We have an application inserting data into a table. Unfortunately, we are getting deadlocks and the deadlocks are coming from inserts only. We are seeing the inserts take key locks in a different ...
0
votes
0answers
55 views

mysql deadlock issues

we are having starnge deadlock issue. We have a deadlock in mysql and it appears conitously when we run engine innodb command. the webserver it is comming from do not exist as we have manually killed ...
13
votes
2answers
376 views

Simultaneous calls to the same function: how are deadlocks occurring?

My function new_customer is called several times per second (but only once per session) by a web application. The very first thing it does is lock the customer table (to do an 'insert if not ...
8
votes
1answer
169 views

Overcome MERGE JOIN(INDEX SCAN) with explicit single KEY value on a FOREIGN KEY

Added 7/11 The issue is deadlocks occur because of index scan during MERGE JOIN. In this case a transaction trying to get S lock on the whole index at the FK parent table, but previously another ...
1
vote
1answer
60 views

Clarification on mysql deadlock situation

Following deadlock is encountered while load testing a application. After going through MySQL documentation and other online resources what I figured out was that 1) Transaction (2) holds exclusive ...
-1
votes
2answers
1k views

Deadlock from select statements

I am getting deadlock from 2 select statements. What is the reason for that? And how can I fix this issue? Deadlocked processes: 11278 Victim process: 5185 Lock type: Index/(Key) Both ...
2
votes
0answers
127 views

innodb update with limit locks all matching (ignores limit)

For a query similar to this: UPDATE myinnotable1 SET value=5,updated=now(),status=1 WHERE status>10 AND message="match msg" LIMIT 1; I found that innodb engine locks ALL rows matching criteria ...
5
votes
2answers
945 views

SQL Server 2000 - 'Performance: Deadlock'

We had to restart our SQL Server today, we had made no changes to it. When it came back up we immediately started getting this error from the server DATE/TIME: 2/27/2014 3:09:31 PM ...
5
votes
3answers
843 views

Deadlock Error from SQL Server 2000 to SQL Server 2008

After migrating data from SQL Server 2000 to SQL Server 2008, when I am doing any a transaction in the table which find out more row on the database, that's gives me error. Transaction (Process ...
1
vote
0answers
201 views

MySQL - Preventing lock wait timeout when deleting rows from self

I have a table of around 500k rows (not big data), that I need to query against itself and then delete some of the rows which don't match the filters. At the moment my query looks like this: DELETE ...
2
votes
0answers
28 views

Locks while stream reading and deleting/inserting involving the same tables?

I have a question regarding a potential block/lock situation: I am reading data using a select command, which is then modified externally and uploaded to a temporary table. A stored procedure will ...
3
votes
1answer
118 views

Understanding & Resolving Deadlock in SQL Server 2008 R2

I am trying hard to figure out what may be going wrong for below shown deadlock graph: I am receiving alerts for deadlocks similar to above for almost every 10 minutes, it's just the query changes, ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

Is it possible to have a deadlock in this situation

I am working with SqlServer and Java. I have the following (pseudo) code : begin transaction For each item of a list select the row in db ... update the row End for end transaction ...
0
votes
0answers
287 views

Deadlocks due to foreign keys (MySQL)

We are in the process of creating a web application using mysql as a data source. We are using spring with hibernate as an ORM framework. We have hundreds of entities with relations (manyToMany \ ...
1
vote
1answer
192 views

How does the table scan in an UPDATE WHERE predicated on an unindexed column work?

I was looking into a deadlock caused by two concurrent UPDATE statements: UPDATE [table] SET [column] = 0 WHERE [unindexed_column] = @id My understanding is that because the column the WHERE is ...
1
vote
0answers
82 views

Why does this deadlock occur?

We're using MySQL with the INNODB storage engine. The account table is accessed by two different transactions. We didn't expect a deadlock because only one transaction is holding a lock (2): ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

Can a critical section cause deadlock in SQL Server? [duplicate]

We get the next ID for our tables from a separate table with two columns, TABLE_NAME and NEXT_ID. We have a stored procedure which reads the NEXT_ID and then adds an increment to the NEXT_ID. The work ...
2
votes
1answer
90 views

How is it possible that two deletes give a deadlock, if they do have different primary key data

I am getting a deadlock by the same delete stored procedures that is called by two different threads for deleting two concurrent records. The deadlock happened on the primary key index of the X ...