Cleaning up old files

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Thu Dec 1 21:00:17 EST 2005

* Andrew Sackville-West (andrew at wrote the following:

> I've noticed the same thing with 1.8.11. I had files back to about april 
> or so and finally manually deleted them. IIRC gnc is supposed to 
> automatically delete them after a certain point, but it doesn't seem to 
> be working. You can change the number of days to keep log files in 
> preferences->general, but as I siad, it doesn't seem to be working. You 
> can safely delete the old .log and .xac files every once in a while, and 
> if it really bothers you just put up a cron job to do it.

Same thing here - earliest file is April 19, which may date from a
Debian package upgrade.



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