• Subject: Re: deleting the
  • From: Jim Langston <jlangston@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Oct 1999 09:55:54 -0700
  • Organization: Conex Global Logistics Services, Inc.

If anyone could delete single messages from the history log, the history log 
would

become worthless for auditing purposes.

I can think of no legitimate reason to want to delete a message from the history
log.  Although I can think of quite a few illegitimate ones <g>

Regards,

Jim Langston

pytel@us.ibm.com wrote:

> There is no way to delete a single message from history log. This was designed
> deliberately to create an unmodifiable base for auditing. One can delete only
> entire history file, after it was spun off.
> Another things which cannot be done - modify journal contents - for the same
> reason.
>
> Best regards
>     Alexei Pytel

[SNIP]ed to save a few million electron's lives.

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