Recovered journal (Was: Journal data loss warning)

Tomeu Vizoso tomeu at
Tue Jul 15 04:53:21 EDT 2008

On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 2:43 AM, Gary C Martin <gary at> wrote:
> On 15 Jul 2008, at 00:24, Martin Langhoff wrote:
>> On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 10:51 AM, Gary C Martin
>> <gary at> wrote:
> Many thanks for the hint Martin (and I think to Tomeu for the
> directory rename escape hatch)!

That's actually Ivan's work. Before his patch, you wouldn't have been
able to use the journal until you went back to a compatible version.

> P.S. It's a little like some folks like to keep score with their
> uptime, I'm kinda proud (of Sugar) that in all my build testing it
> hasn't (to my knowledge) lost a journal entry since I clean installed
> this B4 over 5 months and 2 weeks ago. I'll treat today as a close
> shave :-)

Thanks for telling, this is an interesting data point.


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