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IDProjectCategoryView StatusDate SubmittedLast Update
0000437KdenliveUser Interfacepublic2008-12-07 10:092010-05-24 11:48
ReporterRaD 
Assigned To 
PrioritynormalSeveritycrashReproducibilityalways
StatusacknowledgedResolutionopen 
PlatformOSOS Version
Product VersionRecent git 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0000437: Kdenlive has to have a project backup system.
DescriptionI.e. it must save all history of changes made in project.
For instance, I spent a day to edit video, I push save button every 30 seconds. After a problem I want to load 2 minutes ago backup project.
It is very critical!!!
TagsNo tags attached.
Build/Install MethodManual build from SVN
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(0001563)
doitux (updater)
2008-12-07 21:33

Did you see the undo history? This feature saves all actions and let undo/redo them.
There is also a "crash recovery/autobackup" feature (accessible via settings). This will help you recover the latest autobackup state before a crash.

Does these features fits your request?
(0004943)
Granjow (developer)
2010-04-08 12:13

Please take a look at some version control systems, as long as kdenlive does not have a backup system. SVK for example is a wrapper for subversion and also supports local repositories. You can easily set up a local repository with
$ svk mkdir //myRepo
and check it out with
$ svk co //myRepo
and then work in this directory, checking in as often as required.


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SVK [^]
terminal -> svk help intro
http://svnbook.red-bean.com/ [^]



Couldn't we let kdenlive save the project e.g. each 5 minutes to a backup directory and allow to restore from there? Perhaps displaying the number of files and transitions in the project could then provide some information about the project status for the given time.

- Issue History
Date Modified Username Field Change
2008-12-07 10:09 RaD New Issue
2008-12-07 10:09 RaD Build/Install Method => Manual build from SVN
2008-12-07 21:33 doitux Note Added: 0001563
2008-12-07 21:33 doitux Status new => feedback
2010-04-08 12:13 Granjow Note Added: 0004943
2010-04-10 13:34 Granjow Assigned To => Granjow
2010-04-10 13:34 Granjow Status feedback => acknowledged
2010-05-24 11:48 Granjow Assigned To Granjow =>


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