auto-save now with confirmation (was: 2.2.0 and auto-save)

Beth Leonard beth at
Sat Jul 7 12:45:24 EDT 2007

On Sat, Jul 07, 2007 at 11:49:47AM +0200, Christian Stimming wrote:
> > > #4) (a refinement of #2)  Leave auto-save enabled by default, but change
> > > the behavior slightly:
> > >   - When autosave triggers prompt the user with:
> Implemented in r16256. Anyone with suggestions for improved wording? The 
> current wording is:
> Title: "Save file automatically?"
> Text: ("Your data file needs to be saved to your harddisk to save your 
> changes.  GnuCash has a feature to save the file automatically every %d 
> minutes, just as if you had pressed the \"Save\" button each time. \n\n" 
>   "You can change the time interval or turn off this feature under Edit -> 
> Preferences -> General -> Auto-save time interval. \n\n" 
>   "Should your file be saved automatically?"), 
> ("_Yes, this time") ("Yes, _always") ("No, n_ever") ("_No, not this time")
> The last button is the default one.
> Also, I added a checkbox in the preferences for showing this confirmation 
> dialog again.

I like it!  Only change I'd make is add a space in harddisk.
harddisk -> hard disk

Beth Leonard

More information about the gnucash-devel mailing list