On 06/20/2010 06:45 PM, Sven Neumann wrote:
> On Sun, 2010-06-20 at 03:29 +0200, Branko Vukelic wrote:
>> Better way would be to do what most text editors do. Create a backup
>> of the old file (remember those files that end with a tilde '~'?)
>> before overwriting it with the new save. It should be a trivial fix.
> It is actually a very difficult fix. There are hundreds of save plug-ins
> and all would have to be fixed. Also GIMP plug-ins may save using a
> helper plug-in that transparently enables saving to remote locations. It
> is definitely not trivial to fix this.
Doing it for XCF would be enough, especially with the new Save and
Export separation we do.
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