[Loadstone] Question about importing databases

Elliott Barnes elliottabarnes at googlemail.com
Fri Apr 30 11:16:21 BST 2010


So do you mean that the add database option looks for files such as
the main database that is loaded by default? Also, do you know if this
crash could have damaged my database at all? Thanks.

On 30/04/2010, Shawn Kirkpatrick <shawn at loadstone-gps.com> wrote:
> No, the databases coming from the point share and any other map sources for
> loadstone are all text. This is because the binary format the phone's
> database engine uses is not known. Because of this we have to convert a text
> file in to the binary database format.
>
> On Fri, 30 Apr 2010, Elliott Barnes wrote:
>
>> I tried selecting it from the importexport directory. When you say
>> binary database, do you mean one that is downloaded from the point
>> share? Sorry for all my questions.
>>
>> On 30/04/2010, Shawn Kirkpatrick <shawn at loadstone-gps.com> wrote:
>>> Where are you selecting the database to add from? The add function
>>> applies
>>> to binary loadstone databases, not text databases. The adding doesn't
>>> start,
>>> it just loads the database as quickly as the load database option would.
>>>
>>> On Fri, 30 Apr 2010, Ömer Yesiltas wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi Shaun, just tried a few seconds ago, tried to import data, i just
>>>> overwrote a file, it did not crush when pressing 0. But, I have selected
>>>> add
>>>> new database, found the database file, adding started i pressed 0, the
>>>> program closed and returned to the installation menu of the phone that
>>>> loadstone located.
>>>> websitemiz
>>>> www.cepdenizi.net
>>>> açilmistir. cep telefonlariyla ilgili genis içerige sahip olan sitemize
>>>> bekleriz.
>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>> From: "Shawn Kirkpatrick" <shawn at loadstone-gps.com>
>>>> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>>>> Sent: Friday, April 30, 2010 1:44 AM
>>>> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] Question about importing databases
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> This is the first I've heard of this problem. Has anyone else noticed
>>>> this?
>>>>
>>>> On Fri, 30 Apr 2010, Ömer Yesiltas wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi, sorry i will not answer your question but add a new one.
>>>>> When importing data or loading a new database, the program shuts itself
>>>>> when
>>>>> i press 0 to go to exploration mode. This happened in previous versions
>>>>> also. the latest stable version 0.72 has also this kind of behaviour.
>>>>> This
>>>>> beta also has. Is this normal or a bug?
>>>>> websitemiz
>>>>> www.cepdenizi.net
>>>>> açilmistir. cep telefonlariyla ilgili genis içerige sahip olan sitemize
>>>>> bekleriz.
>>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>>> From: "Elliott Barnes" <elliottabarnes at googlemail.com>
>>>>> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>>>>> Sent: Thursday, April 29, 2010 8:39 AM
>>>>> Subject: [Loadstone] Question about importing databases
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi guys, I've got a question about importing databases. I've just
>>>>>> selected the add database option, and selected an ldb file. I was told
>>>>>> that a new database was being created. Ten minutes later, nothing more
>>>>>> had happened, so I hit my down button and Loadstone crashed. I then
>>>>>> tried again using the import database option, which worked. So I've
>>>>>> got two questions. What's the difference between add and import
>>>>>> database, and could my main database be damaged due to Loadstone
>>>>>> crashing when I selected the add database option? Thanks guys.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Elliott.
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>> --
>> Elliott.
>>
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