This is not just for WYSIWYG, but generally for the edit pane.
AJAX provides the facility to background save - this would be a boon for twiki as it would save the possibility of losing work if the browser crashes or is inadvertently closed.
Confluence has this feature.
More information an discussion at: TWiki:Codev.AutoSave
I just wanted to give this Task a "+1" from me. -- MartinSeibert
- 18 Jan 2009
Waiting for TMCE to provide the basic required support.
- 10 Apr 2009
On my way through the bug list of the TinyMCE
plugin I am glad to mention that this feature has allready been developed and published by ThomasZobel
. See AutoSavePlugin
for more informations.
- 23 Jul 2009
The TinyMCE autosave plugin actually seems to work quite well, if you are using a modern browser. Some minor tweaks to handle multiple edited topics simultaneously; note to self: investigate draft expirations, default expiration time
- 27 Jun 2010
There is an issue that, upon restoring an edit session where a draft exists (eg. from prior browser crash), the autosave plugin will update the draft with whatever happens to be in the editor after the first
This can be resolved with a more advanced extension or possible introduction of speednet's full version of the plugin (moxiecode's version in the distribution is stripped down). There are a couple of minor UI problems to consider; this can be carried out in another task.
- 28 Jun 2010