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I see it when I set sync mode with F8   [ZEP]

By: Laurent Duchastel     Montréal, Québec  
Date: Jun 20,2018 at 12:20
In Response to: I see it when I set sync mode with F8 (Peter Shute)

> I can see where this could cause a lot of damage if you're mirroring
> to the wrong place. It might delete everything that was there. Sometimes
> we don't want programs to do what we tell them to do.

Actually, such thing happened to me! As I was testing the function for this very thread, I mistakenly start mirroring a branch to the root ! I killed the ZTree instance before it did too much damage deleting all directories on my hard disk (!), but it did delete some. Fortunately, I could recover files from my Crashplan backup and lost nothing in the end.


Laurent Duchastel

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