runtime hook for Crash on Error
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Sat Jun 2 00:01:36 PDT 2012
01.06.2012 21:43, Walter Bright написал:
> On 6/1/2012 1:48 AM, Dmitry Olshansky wrote:
>> Or better - save game and then crash gracefully.
> That can result in saving a corrupted game state, which then will not
> load, or worse, load and then cause another crash.
> I would suggest instead implementing an auto-save feature which
> automatically saves the game state at regular intervals.
Even in my old D1 3D editor I implemented auto-saving because it was
hard to recover from internal errors and I decided to log-and-crash. And
it still works perfectly, user can loose at most a minute of work!
I'd like every program to do the same thing. More that that, my
favourite game (Windows XP SP3) sometimes fails to start (you know,
"system32\config\<reg file> is corrupted" error) and I have to launch my
restore script and almost every time the last restore point is broken
(and its creation time is often a few hours before last shut down)!
So trying to save after and program logic error is definitely a mistake.
Денис В. Шеломовский
Denis V. Shelomovskij
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