[Qgis-developer] Qgis crashes attempting to load existing
project files (r7992)
magnus at homann.se
Fri Jan 18 12:07:39 EST 2008
Carlos Dávila wrote:
> Magnus Homann escribió:
>> Carlos Dávila wrote:
>>> Magnus Homann escribió:
>>>> Carlos Dávila wrote:
>>>>> Carlos Dávila escribió:
>>>>>> I have just built qgis from trunk (r7992) and now it crashes if I
>>>>>> try to open projects saved with 0.9.1, yesterday's trunk and
>>>>>> already installed. No problem creating and saving new projects,
>>>>>> but cannot open them.
>>>>> I installed r7994 and problem persisted, but after rebooting it
>>>>> works OK. I have no idea where the problem came from.
>>>> Did you get an message box warning from opening project files from
>>>> older revision of QGIS?
>>> No, I had disabled that option.
>> Too bad, because the revision information given there is valuable when
>> reporting bugs in reading old project files. That's why I in the
>> warning dialog said you should report that information. It also gave a
>> link on where to report problems, and what should be included.
>> It makes it much easier fixing these kind of problems.
>> I suggest you turn it on, at least when there is problems.
> OK, I turned it on. But note some of the projects giving problems were
> saved with trunk version, only a few revisions older.
Yes, if you use other version of QGIS then the releases, there is no
guarantee that you get a clean upgrade. The default values should
however be safe, so QGIS shouldn't crash.
In trunk, changes in project file format can appear at any time.
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