[Zope] Maintaining Zope/ preventing Data.fs corruption
Fri, 5 Jul 2002 22:43:12 +0200
Scott Syms writes:
> I've recently lost a wiki site because of what looked like corruption in the
> data.fs file.
"Data.fs" is in fact very robust as in normal mode, Zope only
appends to it...
Standard backups should be enough for your protection.
> So I'm wondering if there are any "grooming" tools out there
> that can report on the integrity of the Zope db and/or fix problems in the
> file before it bites the dust.
You can look at "fsrecover" (inside "lib/python/ZODB") or
the "tranalyzer" (may be spelled a bit differently).
> How stable are the alternative storage engines for Zope, ie/ storing data in
> Oracle, etc? And is there an upper limit on how much data I can store in
> the Data.fs safely?
I doubt they are more robust than FileStorage...