[CinCV TNG] Project-related snapshot path

Andrew Randrianasulu randrianasulu at gmail.com
Mon Apr 16 12:06:17 CEST 2018


В сообщении от Monday 16 April 2018 02:39:01 Phyllis Smith написал(а):
> The below suggestion certainly has some appeal and GG can implement this,
> but some questions are below.
>
> On Sun, Apr 15, 2018 at 2:42 PM, Olaf <cinmail at womentie.de> wrote:
> > Currently, all snapshots are saved in the directory specified in the
> > settings under "Snapshot path". This has advantages but also
> > disadvantages.
> >
> > For example, snapshots from all projects are stored there. Identifying
> > them by their data names can be difficult if you want to archive them
> > with the project. Example: "snap_20180415-221440.png" - any recognizable
> > reference to the origin is missing. At first I thought I didn't need
> > snapshots permanently, so I used a directory that is automatically
> > cleaned up after a week of non-use. But that wasn't such a good idea, the
> > snapshots were lost forever.
> >
> > To create discernible order and to avoid one overflowing directory, I
> > think it would make sense to save snapshots directly in the respective
> > project directory.
> >
> > 1) Since Wolfgang Bruner suggested adding this feature last October, what
>
> does he think?

> 2) Should the Settings->Preferences Interface tab Snapshot path be
> eliminated / ignored?

May be another checkbox, named like "Save snap/grabshots in project's dir' ? If 
checkbox enabled - then ignore path (gray out/disable input into it)

> 3) When there is not yet a Project, where should the Snapshot/Grabshot be
> located then? /tmp?
> 4) Any related ideas?
>
> GG/Phyllis




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