Re: Db crashed with no backups :confused:
Date: Sat, 31 Jan 2009 23:06:17 +0000
> There's nothing wrong with people asking questions here. For better
> or worse there are no shortage of places where some/many of the dev
> databases have inadequate backup procedures.
> I don't see the OP noting that it was a production system with
> inadequate backup procedures.
> No reason in my opinion to be cutting here. We have had more than
> enough people ( fill in the blanks ) implying that others should be
> fired ... think about decaf perhaps?
No, it's not a production system. OP specifically stated as much.
What I said was that if it is important, it should be backed up. That is just simple common sense.
Sorry if I sound irritable, but I am sick of posts which begin: "It was a development system. We didn't back it up, but we do need it. How do we restore/recover it?"
They should not be entrusted with the responsibility. And FWIW, I am with Sybrand here.
Palooka Received on Sat Jan 31 2009 - 17:06:17 CST