Recover inn2 from spool?
cbiedl at gmx.de
Fri Oct 22 10:17:56 UTC 2004
Benoit Panizzon wrote...
> I seam to have run into a very nasty problem with inn 2.3.2
Consider an upgrade to 2.4.x which is much more robust against crashes.
> Our server had crashed and after comming up again, it started throttling
> because of existing files (well this known problem where the active file has
> not been updated)
> So according to the help I found I should delete the history and overview
> fatabases and rebuild them with makehistory -b -F -O.
> Now makehistory has run for three whole days and apparently nothing happened.
> The spool ist not that large, there are only about 100 Newsgroups on this
> Has anybody an idea how to fix this Server
You are either running tradspool or still have a copy of the old
history? Then you could wipe out everything and refeed from a previously
> and what could have gone wrong?
You can spend weeks to find out that. You'd better not waste time for
this - or upgrade.
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