The checkpoint tool should work in Windows with 2.2.8.

It looks like you are using a custom checkpoint. Can you provide some detail on what you were doing to get this crash? How can we reproduce it?


----- Original Message ----
From: Benny Malengier <>
To: Mike Ware <>
Sent: Monday, August 27, 2007 1:51:58 PM
Subject: Re: [Gramps-bugs] Unhandled user error?


this bug looks like a windows bug to me.

is the checkpoint tool supported in windows?


2007/8/27, Mike Ware <>:

User Information:

I was going to archive/backup using the "Checkpoint Data" tool.  Probably a user error (like not including a filename).

Error Details:

1795032: ERROR: line 148: Unhandled exception
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "C:\Program Files\gramps\plugins\", line 194, in on_archive_clicked
  File "C:\Program Files\gramps\plugins\", line 225, in run_tool
    self.custom(self.options.handler.options_dict['cacmd'], True, cli)
  File "C:\Program Files\gramps\plugins\", line 246, in custom
    stdin = subprocess.PIPE )
  File "C:\Python25\lib\", line 586, in __init__
    errread, errwrite) = self._get_handles(stdin, stdout, stderr)
  File "C:\Python25\lib\", line 715, in _get_handles
    c2pwrite = self._make_inheritable(c2pwrite)
  File "C:\Python25\lib\", line 744, in _make_inheritable
WindowsError: [Error 6] The handle is invalid

System Information:

Python version: 2.5.1 (r251:54863, Apr 18 2007, 08:51:08) [MSC v.1310 32 bit (Intel)]
BSDDB version:
Gramps version: 2.2.8-1
OS: win32

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