Re: Clearling log file

Jeffrey Betts ( (no email) )
Fri, 16 May 1997 13:53:09 -0700

Will this clear some of the data out of the
database ? What I mean is will this decrease
the size of the data in the database.
ex. from 25 meg to 20 meg. Also when
you mean open transaction is this someone
on line ?

thanks again

Jeff Betts
From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
Date: Thursday, May 16, 1996 5:25 AM
Subject: Re: Clearling log file

>Jeffrey Betts wrote:
>> What does the log file do. Also what does the
>> truncate button do..
>SQL is transcation based. The trans log is the list of commands that
>where sent, the order, etc. As long as you don't have any open
>you can truncate it. The log is used to roll back transactions is
>goes wrong.
>Dale E. Reed Jr. (
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