alter database xyz set read_only takes long time

Hi I run following statement over a database, it's been running for 40 min. Is that normal? is it ok to stop it.
size of the db is 500 mb.

alter database xyz set read_only takes long time
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dduserCommented:
I believe there are some connections to the database still on, if it is own it would take time. It would alter the database only when all the connections are realeased.

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dduser

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