[Synckolab] All my contacts have been deleted while sync process!
niko.berger at corinis.com
Tue Apr 3 06:23:20 PDT 2007
Konrad Hammerer wrote:
> Already tried this, but it says "unknown parsing unknown" for each mail!
> No, no idea. I just configured it and pressed the sync button twice.
> first run was ok, second run -> everything was gone :-( What can I check
> to track this down?
> Niko Berger schrieb:
>> Konrad Hammerer wrote:
>>> I tried the latest version synckolab 0.4.31 and configured it to sync my
>>> contacts via an IMAP folder. I started the sync process twice without
>>> changing anything on the same T-Bird installation just to see what's
>>> happening and now my address book is empty!!! The first sync process
>>> took some time and 224 mails were created. The second was pretty fast
>>> and everything was deleted?!? I still have all 224 mails in my IMAP
>>> folder. And in the abook.mab file there are still all entries but T-Bird
>>> doesn't show them any more! Is there a way to restore my contacts?
>> One thing you can try is create a NEW configuration within synckolab and
>> sync with a new adress book. Since the contacts are still available as
>> mail folders this should put them all back in order.
>> Do you have any idea what could have happened? did you change settings
>> before sync?
Parsing errors normally occur when you chose the wrong format (xml vs.
vcard) - this might also be the original problem why your contacts
I will include a automatic check for the format in the next release
(will be l8er today)
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