Meaningless Drivel is fun!
The moose likes Ranch Office and the fly likes Truncated posts Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » This Site » Ranch Office
Bookmark "Truncated posts" Watch "Truncated posts" New topic

Truncated posts

Jim Yingst

Joined: Jan 30, 2000
Posts: 18671
Recently some of our thread data was corrupted, and I am in the midst of fixing the problem. If you spot a thread where it looks like the last post was truncated, or maybe there are no posts at all, or you get a "thread data corrupt" message or something similar, please (a) post the URL here, and (b) do not respond to that thread. Moderators, please close such truncated threads if/when you discover them.

I can fix these by bringing in a backup from Sunday night (when the damage occurred) but then we'll lose newer posts. I may also be able to splice the data together, but that's more work; I would prefer that we simply close the old threads until they're fixed. So please just post the URL here to let me know.

If you see any other posts about this problem, please direct them to this thread. Thanks.

"I'm not back." - Bill Harding, Twister
Mikalai Zaikin
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 04, 2002
Posts: 3322

Java Platform, Enterprise Edition 6 Web Services Developer Certified Expert Exam Study Guide and Quiz
Exam 1Z0-810: Upgrade to Java SE 8 Programmer Study Guide and Quiz
Jim Yingst

Joined: Jan 30, 2000
Posts: 18671
Christophe Verré

Joined: Nov 24, 2005
Posts: 14688

[My Blog]
All roads lead to JavaRanch
Jim Yingst

Joined: Jan 30, 2000
Posts: 18671
Muhammad Saifuddin
Ranch Hand

Joined: Dec 06, 2005
Posts: 1323

[Blog][Linkedin] How To Ask Questions On JavaRanch My OpenSource
Ernest Friedman-Hill
author and iconoclast

Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24199

Ummmm.... no, that looks fine.

[Jess in Action][AskingGoodQuestions]
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Truncated posts
It's not a secret anymore!