[Geany-Users] Autosave question
elextr at xxxxx
Sun Sep 2 22:42:58 UTC 2018
On Mon, 3 Sep 2018 at 08:24, Andrew Kennedy via Users
<users at lists.geany.org> wrote:
> Any situation that causes Geany to stop unexpectedly can cause unsaved files to be lost, that includes logout, shutdown, crash etc.
> Had a question about this.
> Do those situation only apply if those events occur while Geany is open?
If Geany is not closed properly (for example for the reasons you
outlined above, or a very unlikely :) crash of Geany) then changes in
the buffers in memory will be lost, but the files on disk should be
ok. You would be fairly unlucky if a save was in progress when Geany
shutdown leaving the disk file damaged.
The save actions plugin has some functions that allow intermittent
saving or saving of backups if you have a flakey system or habitually
forget to save before closing Geany.
> Sent via personal computer
> "It is always too soon to quit."
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