Windows does some of that too now.
Sat Jul 02, 2022 5:11am

They're also trying to somehow preserve your documents if a reboot is necessary, kinda like tablets do.

  • it never works right. It basically just reopens some of the apps that were open when the OS rebooted.
    • Windows does some of that too now.- Puckdropper, Sat Jul 02 2022 5:11am
      • now. When using stuff like IntelliJ or VS Code, I don't even think anymore of having to manually save. I wonder how much disk IO that generates? Even if it's small, it must be a lot of writes. I feel like I haven't had an issue where even a word was missing. I'm not using spinning magnetic disks anymore... more
        • It's good on a case by case basis... - Puckdropper, Tue Jul 19 2022 3:22am
          Yahoo! Mail used to automatically save drafts, it was really handy. Groups IO automatically saves drafts, and it's just annoying. Both message sending websites and the same behavior works nice on one and terribly on the other. (I know, we're talking about programs but you get the point.) Code/Design... more
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