[Zope] Is it posible to delete the Data.fs.old?

Maik Jablonski maik.jablonski@uni-bielefeld.de
Mon, 24 Jun 2002 10:36:53 +0200

On Mon, 2002-06-24 at 10:06, Josef Meile wrote:
> I'm wondering about this because I have a Data.fs file which its size is
> aprox 1Gb and it'll become bigger. On the other hand, the size of
> Data.fs.old is almost the same. So, I have two files that have the
> same contents with the same sizes. I think that's a waste of space.
> Is there any consequence in erasing this file?

Zope copies Data.fs to Data.fs.old before packing the database. You can
delete your the Data.fs.old without any consequence for Zope... But I
would keep it as a worst-case-backup for some days...

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