irecovr

Recover ISAM files (Revision 4 or higher)

WTSupported in traditional Synergy on Windows
WNSupported in Synergy .NET on Windows
USupported on UNIX

 

Important

The irecovr utility is now just a front‑end for isutl, and we recommend that you use isutl instead. See isutl ‑r.

irecovr [options]  filename[, …]

Arguments

options

(optional) One or more of the following options:

a

Apply suggested database file corrections. (Equivalent: isutl ‑ra)

Important

Improper use of the ‑a option can result in loss of data. See isutl ‑r for more information.

c

Compress data records. (Equivalent: isutl ‑lc)

f seqfile

Fast load a sequential file into an empty ISAM file. (Equivalent: isutl ‑f)

k

Load counted database files. (Equivalent: isutl ‑fk)

q

Give no status messages (quiet mode). (Equivalent: isutl ‑m0)

s

Use static RFAs. (Equivalent: isutl ‑rs)

v

Display a more detailed account of processing (verbose mode). (Equivalent: isutl ‑m2)

%

Display the percentage of the entire file that has been recovered. (Equivalent: isutl ‑%)

filename

The name of the ISAM file(s) that you want to convert or recover. The default extension is .ism.

Discussion

An error occurs if you use pre‑Revision‑4 files with irecovr. You can use isutl ‑p to patch such files to the latest revision.