[wp-hackers] Automatic Saving?
jeff at jrm.cc
Sat Dec 31 19:11:39 GMT 2005
Roy Schestowitz wrote:
> It would cause a mess in my opinion. I always CTRL+A, CTRL+C before I ap-
> ply any changes. WordPress tried to 'help' with the markup and is some-
> times devouring code and/or text in process. What I proposed before was
> keeping a stack of versions so that one can undo, reverting to previous
> states for the reason listed above.
I *know* versioning plugins exist for wordpress. That, however, is a
> Other concerns: some people might edit off-line or be in the midst of typ-
> ing. It's too unpredictable.
AJAX doesn't need to interupt the user while auto saving. Additionally,
if the AJAX call fails (offline, time out, etc) a cookie can be
and say "Hey, you were working on a post" and proceed.
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