[Deploying Sakai] permently deleting resources
slt at columbia.edu
Thu Nov 5 08:22:07 PST 2009
Ron Peterson wrote:
> On a related note, for one of these sites, the site
> administrator has already deleted the items from within Sakai.
> IIRC, deleting resources w/in Sakai does not delete the files
> on the filesystem. Is that correct? If so, I need to find
> the orphaned files, which I could do by finding all files that
> are not listed in the FILE_PATH column of the CONTENT_RESOURCE
> table. Is that correct?
Unless you have applied the "undelete" work referenced in SAK-1525:
once you delete resources, they shouldn;t be on your file system.
Without the SAK-1525 patch, records are written to a
CONTENT_RESOURCE_DELETE table, but they are inaccurate and
shouldn't be relied on.
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