Opened 16 years ago

Last modified 16 years ago

#3406 closed Bug report error loading xml file filezilla.xml

Reported by: jmichae3 Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: Other
Keywords: Cc: jmichae3, Tim Kosse
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ever since I think I get this error dialog box:

error loading xml file
Could not load "C:\Documents and Settings\Jim\Application Data\FileZilla\filezilla.xml", make sure the file is valid.
For this session, default settings will be used and any changes to the settings are not persistent.

the default settings as referred to are the same as what are in my xml file it looks like.

when I examined the xml file, it now contains 6k worth of spaces instead of 6k worth of xml.

essentially, something in filezilla trashed my xml file. possibly it was the upgrade process to

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filezilla.xml (6.0 KB ) - added by jmichae3 16 years ago.
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by jmichae3, 16 years ago

Attachment: filezilla.xml added

trashed xml file

comment:1 by Tim Kosse, 16 years ago

This usually happens if you forcefully shut down your computer (e.g. pulling plug, reset button) before all data has been written to disk.

FileZilla doesn't write into filezilla.xml directly, it writes into filezilla.xml~ and renames it once it has succeeded.

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