[TxMt] Re: Recovering from crashes (was: Huge files in Textmate)

David Zhou david at nodnod.net
Thu Aug 14 22:08:42 UTC 2008

On Aug 14, 2008, at 9:42 AM, Jay Soffian wrote:

> On Thu, Aug 14, 2008 at 9:37 AM, Mojca Miklavec
> <mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
>> In the meantime I have learnt that I may not open huge files (I do  
>> not
>> complain about that - I still have vim), but there was one bigger
>> problem. I often purely accidentally clicked on such a file while
>> editing other files in the folder, and TextMate crashed. Well, maybe
>> it did not really crash (I don't remember exactly), but it was
>> definitely staled. So I had to force closing it, and lost all the
>> other work in other windows. Even if I saved the files, I still lost
>> the "open windows" and had to open and organize everything from
>> scratch again. Which was pretty annoying. It would be nice if that
>> could be fixed somehow, but I don't want to camplain too much as  
>> other
>> features have priority.
> Perhaps "Preferences -> Advanced -> Saving -> Other: [X] Save files
> when focus is lost" ?

IIRC, that's not nearly the same thing.  It's also potentially  
dangerous if saving when you don't explicitly save causes issues.

David Zhou
david at nodnod.net

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