Files getting seemingly randomly deleted

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Files getting seemingly randomly deleted

Post by frustrated » Fri Oct 26, 2007 5:09 am

Hi All

I am running attahcment mod version 2.4.1 on phpBB version 2.0.21.

Basically the Mod is working fine such as uploading, downloading etc. Occasionally some posts with attachments are being deleted and I haven't got a clue why. They are there one minute and when the board is refreshed they disapear. They are being removed from the database and physically being removed from the file directory.

Is there anything that could be causing this and is there any fix for it?

Thanks in advance for your help and keep up the good work.

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Re: Files getting seemingly randomly deleted

Post by DavidIQ » Tue Oct 30, 2007 2:13 pm

Nothing in this mod would cause that. What else do you have installed?

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Re: Files getting seemingly randomly deleted

Post by frustrated » Wed Oct 31, 2007 5:17 am

Hi Thanks for getting back!

We have nothing else installed other than the attachment mod. Is there any databse values that will set them to expire?

I really don't know what is causing it.

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Re: Files getting seemingly randomly deleted

Post by DavidIQ » Wed Oct 31, 2007 8:20 am

Hmmmm...possibly forum pruning.

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Re: Files getting seemingly randomly deleted

Post by frustrated » Fri Nov 02, 2007 7:17 am

Excellent!

Someone had inadvertantly set up pruning!

Thanks for your help....even though it wasn't the attachments!

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