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Novell Filr 1.0
Novell Filr 1.0 Desktop client for Windows.


On a windows workstation, with the Novell Filr 1.0 or Novell Filr 1.0 FTF client installed, and configured sync "My files" to moving a sub-folder from a sub-folder one level up, to "My Files" then deleting the original sub-folder can cause data loss.

As a For instance:
When My Folder\All Data\My Data is moved one level up to My Folder\My Data, and then My Folder\All Data is deleted, all sub-folders of My Folder\My Data\ can disappear after a client synchronization.


This has been reported to engineering and should be addressed in a forthcoming release of Novell Filr.

However, the files could still be located in one of these directory structures on the Filr Appliance:
For a small or large Filr deployment:

For a Filr Cluster deployment:

Be aware that there is no directory structure here as it was on the client, it may require extensive searching on the file system.


Reported to Engineering


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  • Document ID:7013027
  • Creation Date:09-AUG-13
  • Modified Date:09-AUG-13
    • NovellFilr

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