[Kmymoney-devel] Feature Request
ostroffjh at sbcglobal.net
Thu Jan 19 15:32:40 UTC 2012
On 2012.01.19 08:33, Thomas Baumgart wrote:
> on Wednesday 18 January 2012 23:07:19 Ian Neal wrote:
> > I definitely make use of the backup facility (setting the number of
> > backups to >0), though it would be good to be able to specify an
> > alternative location for it to store the backup files.
> Thanks for the feedback so far. Looking at the above comment, I want
> stress, that there might be a bit of confusion what we are talking
> about here.
> There is for one the automatic backup procedure to keep the last n
> versions of
> the file in the same directory as in
> where the number of those files can be controlled via the settings
> That is *not* what I am talking about. I am happy to have that
> The other feature - and that is what I want to get rid of - is what
> you can
> access via 'File/Backup...'. It opens a dialog and allows to mount an
> device such as a floppy (or nowadays USB stick) and to physically
> copy the
> current file to that device.
This is what I use, but I don't mount anything, I just save to another
> I think the mounting operation is what causes the trouble on MS
If this is a real problem (see the other response from Cristian) would
it be reasonable to require the device to be mounted first, and not
part of the backup dialog itself?
> p.s. I intended to ask on the user list in a second round as well.
> Maybe even
> on the forum but wanted to get the developers opinion first.
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