windows/sqlite3 issue

Aaron Wiebe epiphani at
Wed Jan 12 08:21:14 EST 2011

On Tue, Jan 11, 2011 at 10:11 PM, Derek Atkins <derek at> wrote:
z> Hi,
> On Sun, January 9, 2011 5:14 pm, Aaron Wiebe wrote:
>> Short version:
>> Attempting to open an sqlite3 database I was previously using gives
>> the error "Can't parse the URL
>> file://C:\Users\epiphani\.gnucash\books\2010-home.gnucash."
>> Long version:
>> I had to reinstall due to melting a MB, and I copied the data files
>> forward and reinstalled gnucash 2.4.0.  I cannot seem to open either
>> the current sqlite database I created, or the old one.  Both provide
>> that error.
>> Any thoughts?  Please cc me in reply since I'm not subscribed to this
>> list.
> You don't say what OS/Distro you are using, but it's possible that you
> neglected to install the appropriate libdbi DB Drivers?  In particular,
> maybe you're missing the sqlite dbd?

Apologies - Windows 7 pro.  I was using the default installation, and
was able to _create_ a new sqlite datastore.  Obviously windows
debugging is rather difficult.  Is there a way to enable logging or a
debug mode I could use?


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