[p4] p4d -jj

Jeff A. Bowles jab at piccoloeng.com
Mon Oct 15 13:23:34 PDT 2001


At 12:47 PM 10/15/2001 -0700, Doug Palmer wrote:
>I'm keen to try the -jj option, but I thought I'd check here for gotchas
>first.
>I run p4 admin checkpoint every day at 3:00a. It now takes nearly two hours,
>which of course isn't very good for my uptime stats.
>I think what I want is to change the daily checkpoint to some other
>schedule, perhaps 1/week, and use the "Journal-only; save and truncate
>journal without checkpointing" option every day. This brings a few new steps
>to my recovery plan: Restore from checkpoint, restore from ALL journals
>newer than that checkpoint.
>Have I forgotten anything important?

Why not just copy the journal, every day?  That way, your
journal copies are always relative to the checkpoint...

         -jab





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