A directory exists at the same location when creating repository
Creating a repository fails with an error that a directory exists at the same location and the following appears in the
2014-09-18 23:16:27,865 DEBUG [http-bio-7990-exec-169] user @1WE6GQ3x1396x14813x0 76eaji 10.10.255.179,127.0.0.1 "POST /projects/PROJ/repos HTTP/1.1" c.a.s.i.w.a.RepositoryAdminController Exception occurred com.atlassian.stash.repository.IllegalRepositoryStateException: Cannot create repository platform-core at /var/atlassian/application-data/stash/shared/data/repositories/15; a directory exists at the same location
The sequence number used for the next repository ID has become out of sync between the database and file system.
- Shutdown Stash
Execute the following SQL against your Stash database
UPDATE id_sequence SET next_val = (select max(id) from repository) + 20 WHERE sequence_name = 'repository';
- Start Stash