[Spambayes] Database corruption [WAS] pop3proxy crashes

Tim Peters tim.one at comcast.net
Sat Mar 8 21:56:08 EST 2003

[Skip Montanaro]
> ...
> For those who haven't investigated all the mysteries of the BerkeleyDB
> package, it comes with a number of command-line programs which manipulate
> the database in various ways:
>     db_archive     db_deadlock    db_load        db_recover   db_upgrade
>     db_checkpoint  db_dump        db_printlog    db_stat      db_verify
> You can read all about them at
>     http://www.sleepycat.com/docs/utility/index.html
> Does anyone know if the Windows distribution of Python comes with these
> utilities?

It doesn't.

> If not, it probably should.  db_dump, db_load, db_upgrade
> db_verify and db_recover are particularly useful.

Enhancing the Windows installer is a "spare time" thing for me now, and I
don't have any.  IOW, fine by me, but I won't be doing the work.

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