Bug 666329 should block release of 2.4.9

John Ralls jralls at ceridwen.us
Mon Jan 2 20:31:23 EST 2012

On Jan 2, 2012, at 4:53 PM, Derek Atkins wrote:

> Um,
> Why is the autosave even kicking in with a SQL backend?  There's no need
> for it.  If we're using SQL, autosave should not even run.
>> Also, I think that the autosave function should be
>> moved out of gnome-utils into backend/xml, since it isn't really
>> appropriate for the SQL backends which are supposed to save everything as
>> part of a commitEdit.

I think we agree there...

I guess the reason it's kicking is is that something marks the book dirty (which starts the timer) and the SQL backend doesn't mark the book clean when it commits, so the timer doesn't get stopped.

John Ralls

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