Question

PDOException There is already an active transaction

OS: Ubuntu 20 Platform: Laravel 8

Error Sample:
PDOException · There is already an active transaction
vendor/laravel/framework/src/Illuminate/Database/Concerns/ManagesTransactions.php:137PDO::beginTransaction	
            $this->reconnectIfMissingConnection();
            try {
                $this->getPdo()->beginTransaction();
            } catch (Throwable $e) {
                $this->handleBeginTransactionException($e);
            }
vendor/laravel/framework/src/Illuminate/Database/Concerns/ManagesTransactions.php:137Illuminate\Database\Connection::createTransaction

Kindly assist.


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Changed from database queues to horizon for my Laravel backend. So far so good. No more errors like before.

Hi there,

Can you share a code snippet of the method that you are using?

It looks like there is a database connection that is not being closed.

Regards, Bobby