On 1/4/10 3:43 PM, in article 59bb00e6.1@webcrossing.JaKIaxP2ac0,
BTW, this is a TINY database.
The difference is what is called 'wasted space'.
=== The database will be left with 'wasted' space in it every time you
delete something. However, this is not all bad, since the wasted space is
used up with new data as it is added. This way, over a period of time
(assuming that you are deleting stuff as you go) the database will probably
reach an optimum size, after which the stuff you delete is roughly equal to
the stuff you add, and no further growth takes place.===
Mine still has an old time stamp too. Delete the file since it is known to
contribute to false reports of database corruption. Entourage will make a
new one when it is launched. Some users have had to turn off notifications in
the Database Utility, but I do not recommend that unless it is the last
You didn?t mention if you got the error when adding the contact in the new