22102: Acronis Backup & Recovery 11: Partition Is Locked After Restore In Linux

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Last update: 08-04-2016

As a workaround, restart Acronis Agent

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Advanced Server (Agent for Linux)
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Server for Linux


  1. You restore a disk/partition backup on a clean disk;
  2. After restore, one of the partitions is locked:

    Device or resource busy while trying to open /dev/sdd1

    Filesystem mounted or opened exclusively by another program?


Issue in the product.

In Linux,  Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Agent for Linux may lock partition after restore.


As a workaround, restart Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 Agent for Linux to unlock the partition:

  • /etc/init.d/acronis_agent restart

You can also reboot the machine to unlock the partition.

More information

Acronis Development Team is working on fixing this issue. This article will be updated when the issue is resolved.

See also Acronis Backup & Recovery 11.