Consistency Check

You are reading the AEM 5.6.1 version of Consistency Check.
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This documentation is also available for the following versions:  AEM 5.6  CQ 5.5 

When upgrading there can be problems due to workspace inconsistencies. You can either run a test upgrade to see if this will be an issue, or run the consistency checks as preventive action.

If you run a test upgrade that fails due to workspace inconsistencies you will see entries similar to the following in crx-quickstart/logs/crx/error.log:

*ERROR* TarPersistenceManager: No bundle found for uuid 'deadbeef-cafe-babe-cafe-babecafebabe'
 ...
*ERROR* RepositoryImpl: Failed to initialize workspace 'crx.default'
javax.jcr.RepositoryException: Error indexing workspace: Error indexing workspace: Error indexing workspace
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Code samples are intended for illustration purposes only.

Perform a Consistency Check

To perform a consistency check, navigate to the administration page for the JMX Mbean com.adobe.granite (Repository). From the AEM main screen, go to:

Tools > Web Console > Main(on menu bar) > JMX > com.adobe.granite (Repository)

On a default installation, it is found here: |Show Me|

In the Operations section of the page you will find two methods: traversalCheck and consistencyCheck. To execute a check, click on the operation and enter the desired parameters.

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