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by lothario
Sat Oct 30, 2010 5:04 pm
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] Autosave
Replies: 28
Views: 26768

Re: [RFC] Autosave

If 10 users post some content and writing some big text, you don't have 10 saves to database, but 20 for 10 mins. 30 users + 10 minutes = 60 saves to database 50 users + 10 minutes = 100 saves to database The database will be written more frequently. While perhaps some small post are made at the sa...
by lothario
Fri Oct 29, 2010 10:33 pm
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] Autosave
Replies: 28
Views: 26768

Re: [RFC] Autosave

It would put an immense load on the database and the server, it is better suited as a mod for boards who need it and have the computing power to serve it. What's the difference between the server saving the post and the user pressing submit and saving the post? It wouldn't be any different really. ...
by lothario
Fri Oct 29, 2010 9:59 am
Forum: [3.x][Archive] RFCs
Topic: [RFC] Autosave
Replies: 28
Views: 26768

[RFC] Autosave

Motivation When you are writing long replies to forum topics, there is nothing worse than experiencing an error on submission, leaving no (obvious) way of retrieving it again. Solutions to this, for me, have been copying the text to Notepad (or just the clipboard), before submitting. This is not a ...
by lothario
Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:30 pm
Forum: [3.x] Discussion
Topic: Getting ready for hooks
Replies: 2
Views: 3658

Getting ready for hooks

Hello, This post is a question into how best to prepare for the hook system (if possible), and I'm not sure this is the right forum, but it seemed so. I have a heavily and chaotically self-modded phpBB3 forum, that is the base of my website. I have always planned to make the modifications properly a...