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Month: April 2016

Re: [trinity-devel] TDEPIM TDEABC backup or cache files

From: Michele Calgaro <michele.calgaro@...>
Date: Sat, 16 Apr 2016 11:35:19 +1000
On 04/13/2016 05:47 AM, deloptes wrote:
> I start new thread here to track this phenomenon.
> I'm really p*ss*d off, because something is really wrong with that.
> Luckily I make backup before playing around and based on my experience from
> the past.
> So here are my findings - no deeper code analyses yet.
> When syncing 220 contacts to empty address book it ended up with only 72 in
> the address book (vcf) configured.
> This magic number 20 seem to be hardcoded undo steps. So what tdeabc was
> doing, is saving couple of contacts and making backup and again and again.
> Why the last copy of the vcf file had only 72 is still a mystery, but I
> already had some headache with this phenomenon.
> I think I'll have a closer look and play with it a bit. Perhaps I'll come up
> with some improvement.
> I hope I'll be able to reproduce this with the filesync or some test code.
> Oh and BTW if one does copy-paste of contact from one address book into
> another the encoding/conversion issue gets visible. I'll test the Fat-Zer
> patch and get back reporting to the bug we opened.
> I now understand what was wrong with opensync as well (haha - obviously
> nothing) ... it took me just another 10y to come to the rootcause.
> (to be continued)
> regards

Hi Deloptes,
sorry for the late reply, I had a busy two weeks.
Tanks for the continuous work you are doing. Once you are happy enough, let us know and we will push your changes.
Please make sure to file a bug for each issue you are/want to address, so it does not get lost over time.
Keep it up :-)