Unable to delete a package

Document ID : KB000006248
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Issue:

Unable to delete package.

Environment:
Windows.
Cause:

Attempt to delete package results in

error log : E03020054: The package named <package name here> is being used by Checkin.

 

The reason may be that the client killed the Harvest client process in workbench during the check in process, this can leave the package in a non "Idle" state which will not allow any work to continue with that package.

Resolution:

Use HPKGUNLK command line utility to reset the package status back to "Idle".

Syntax:

hpkgunlk  packagename  -b brokername  -en projectname  -prompt