Restoring after loss of hard disk.

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Tue May 30 21:12:02 EDT 2006

Just copy or rename the file:



Quoting Andrew Greig <algreig at>:

> Hi ,
> Some time ago my hard disk died.  I received some help from the list and
> nearly got it sorted.  I have found my data, to 11 Dec 2005, on a USB
> key I sometimes use.  The last file looks like this:
> Andrew_Greig.20050805231538.xac.20050831171718.xac.20051118160229.xac.20051129065021.xac.20051211164637.xac
> Apparently this is a copy of a copy of a ... archive file.
> I am sure that I can fire up gnucash from this, but how do I get back to
> a cleaner setup, please?  I started the account on 8th may 2005, and
> this file was saved in Dec 2005.  What should my file name look like?
> and is it just a matter of renaming it?
> Thanks
> Andrew Greig
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       Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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