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From Yue Chuan Lim <>
Subject Re: Data loss
Date Sat, 07 Aug 2010 04:02:46 GMT
Sorry to reply myself so quickly.

Peeking inside the .couch file and searching for the documents I have
missing turn up results. Offhand I am noticing 4 instances of the string
gsc_test_03. Which is ID of the document I am missing.

On Sat, Aug 7, 2010 at 11:58 AM, Yue Chuan Lim <> wrote:

> I have a set of documents that have been committed for more then a day,
> regularly read from without a problem. Had to stop the database service to
> do some debugging, used the couchdb.bat provided in CouchDB/bin for easy
> access to the log. And I noticed that I basically lost all the documents in
> question.
> There does not appear to be corruption per se, but it is as if my database
> just rolled back to the state it was in a few days ago, i.e. most of my
> documents are there but some old documents that I'm pretty sure I have
> deleted are back, and my newer documents are gone.
> Appears to have happened to me more then once, shrugged it off the last
> time as it might be just a mix up, but I am definite that my database has
> certainly rolled back this time.
> Is there any situation in which this might happen?
> Thanks
> Yue Chuan

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