On Wed, Sep 3, 2014 at 7:24 PM, Jehan Pagès <jehan.marmott...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I'm new with a problem that is bugging me.
>> I did spent hours on a pic with several layers, saving it regularly.
And this isn't going to help immediately, but once I've been working
on a file called "my_cool_image_01.xcf" for over an hour, I do a
File->Save As (CTRL-Shift-S), and name it 'my_cool_image_02.xcf".
This isn't just a GIMP thing - I do the same in all programs. Disk
space is cheap; my time is not ;)
Going forward, if you use this strategy you'll likely only lose an
hour at most if things go sideways. But to be fully honest I pair
that strategy with regular off-site backups :)
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