21421Re: [NTB] Temporary Files Folder For NoteTab Light?
- Oct 23, 2009--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Alec Burgess <buralex@...> wrote:
>Oh, I wasn't sure about the creating of the files for opening in a web browser, but that would explain why the ~efo files are not being created. I'll have to check that out for a definitive answer. Incremental backup is "as you go", no?
> loro (tabbie@...) wrote (in part) (on 2009-10-23 at 02:06):
> > J. wrote:
> > >Thanks, Lotta. Unfortunately, when I did the search I only came up
> > >with the .bak files. I need the ones with the ~efo suffix I think,
> > >which have not showed up on my system. I'm not sure what to do next.
> > >The crash has been instant each time, but there doesn't seem to be a
> > >fingerprint at all left on the hard drive. Any help would be great.
> > The ~efo files are supposed to self-delete when Notetab is closed,
> > but sometimes they linger anyway. So alas it is as it should be if
> > you don't have any. I wouldn't think Notetab would do any cleanup
> > during a crash though, so I'd expect to find some ~efos if they were
> > created after the last start of Notetab,
> I think (pls correct me if I'm wrong) that ~efo files are only created
> when needed - ie. when opening an open "dirty" file (one not saved to
> disk since last change made to it) with [View in browser]. So after a
> crash I'd only expect to find an ~efo if the file had been viewed during
> that session. If your primary use of notetab is editing HTML files and
> checking what they look like in your browser then you'd have more of
> them hanging around.
> Going forward ... you could set backup type to incremental and auto-save
> every 'n' minutes to have higher probability of having a recoverable
> version after problems but then you'd want to clean out the no longer
> required old backups every so often.
> Note if using Everything http://www.voidtools.com/ these can be cleared
> almost instantly by searching for "~ [ ]" (w/o quotes) which finds all
> files containing all of tilda and right and left square brackets. (eg.
> Regards ... Alec (buralex@gmail & WinLiveMess - alec.m.burgess@skype)
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