Saturday, 18 February 2012
More on Lotus Notes 8.5.3 on the Mac - Pruning Preferences to Recover Crashes
Having twice managed to break my Notes installation by "fickering" around with the preferences - now one could say that this shouldn't cause the client to fail to start but …. ;-(
I *think* I created the problem by incorrectly setting the URL for the Activities client to: -
rather than: -
but I may be wrong :-)
Last time around, I managed to recover the client by clearing down the Workspace folder ( /Users/david_hay/Library/Application Support/Lotus Notes Data/Expeditor ), as per this blog post.
This time, I found a more quick and simple solution - I merely cleared down this folder: -
/Users/david_hay/Library/Application Support/Lotus Notes Data/Expeditor/Applications/.metadata/.plugins/org.eclipse.core.runtime/.settings
I'm still not 100% convinced that a configuration change should "break" the client quite so seriously but ….