[Geany-Users] Backup file needed, especially after crash

Thomas Martitz kugel at xxxxx
Thu Dec 10 11:31:58 UTC 2015

Am 10.12.2015 um 11:43 schrieb Ronald Fischer:
> Once in a while, Geany crashes with a Java Runtime error (no detailed
> description), and especially in this case, having a backup file would be
> great.

What? Geany doesn't involve a single piece of Java. The crashes are 
specific to your system.

> Ideally, Geany should be configurable to
>   - write a backup file on every "Save" operation, and
> -  write an additional backup file ever N minutes.
> Can this be configured somehow? I could not find in the settings any
> configuration for doing a backup.
> This is Geany 1.25 for Windows....

There is the saveactions plugin which can be configured to do periodic 
backups and on save.  It's part of the geany-plugins umbrella project. 
Get it from here:

Best regards

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