[GNC] Setting "Retain log files" to "never" doesn't seem to work
derek at ihtfp.com
Sun May 2 11:11:34 EDT 2021
GnuCash will always make backups. The "Retain log/backup" label is a
little bit of a misnomer -- it's asking how how often to clean up the
logs/backups -- so by saying "never" you are saying you never want to
If you truly never want to keep backups, your best bet is to set it for
like 1 day.
On Sun, May 2, 2021 4:18 am, Chris Green wrote:
> I have "Retain log/backup files" set to "Never" in my Gnucash
> preferences but I'm still getting a log file created every time I run
> I'm running GnuCash 3.10, Build ID: 3.10+(2020-04-11) on Xubuntu Linux.
> I'm using sqlite rather than XML, might this be having an effect?
> Is this a known bug/issue or am I doing something wrong?
> Chris Green
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