Subject Re: [firebird-support] My FDB corrupted after power failure...
Author Martijn Tonies
> > > disk's physical surface or its heads from damage when people (or Acts
> > > God) do this kind of thing. If the heads were left on the disk
surface at
> >
> >Acts of God?? Did you watch "The Man Who Sued God"?
> Ach, I spent a recent weekend repairing a database that got corrupted when
> a thunderstorm outage fzappt-ed a chunk of hard disk where a couple of
> pages of the company's database pages happened to be. Thunderstorms sans
> rain, natch, in a place that's locked in a three-year
> does backups in wet years...the Lord doth work in mysterious ways, his
> wonders to perform...

Oh, nasty... Did you smack their system administrator in the head for this?

Anyway, it's a fun movie:

With regards,

Martijn Tonies
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