OOO not auto-saving by default

Colin Charles byte at
Fri Nov 26 01:44:03 UTC 2004

On Thu, 2004-11-25 at 14:49 -0800, Sean Bruno wrote:
> I cannot come up with any argument that justifies the auto-save feature
> being turned off in a desktop or user-oriented distribution.  

Should be fixed in OOo 2.0, I'm not sure if its going on by default, but
the "broken" method is definitely going to be fixed

> Maybe Fedora isn't the right solution for the average person? :-(
> P.S.  Is this message over the top?  I can never tell when I cross the
> line!  :)

It isn't Fedora, its upstream. Think about working on a document, making
some massive changes and then finding that autosave ate your old
document up to. No chance of undoing easily. Your wife wouldn't be too
pleased as well (as the default undo actions aren't all that high
Colin Charles, byte at
"First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, 
then you win." -- Mohandas Gandhi

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