[Etoys] quitting from etoys
tomeu at tomeuvizoso.net
Thu Apr 10 12:14:32 EDT 2008
On Thu, Apr 10, 2008 at 5:17 PM, Eben Eliason <eben at laptop.org> wrote:
> > > A nice compromise (besides obviously speeding up the saving) may be to
> > > hide the saving - just close the window so it looks like Etoys was
> > > stopped, but continue to save in the background. We could even display
> > > the progress of this in the Journal, just like Browse does while
> > > downloading.
> > Yes, that seems like an excellent idea.
> Yes, this is definitely a direction worth exploring further. When
> designing the "in progress" visual for Journal entries, it was
> definitely my intent to support save operations in addition to
> downloads and copies (https://dev.laptop.org/ticket/2555#comment:1). I
> have also reported a bug on the time taken to stop activities in
> general, arguing myself that it's the perceived speed that really
> matters in this case, and stopping an activity should feel
> instantaneous (https://dev.laptop.org/ticket/2523). Feel free to add
> comments to either of these tickets; I'd really like to make this
> approach common practice.
Yes, do you need any help to make that happen in etoys?
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