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Error: Three common causes of FATAL ERROR (MSEEK)

Solution or Workaround

Question:

Why is the user bailed out of ARCEDIT with "FATAL ERROR (MSEEK)"?

Cause:

Usually the message is caused by one of the following:

Disk is full.
Not enough swap space is available.
The /tmp directory is full.

Answer:

1. Remove unnecessary files from hard disk to free up some space.
2. Increase swap space.
3. Delete files in /tmp that are not in use.