From:  Chris Mills <cmills@mozilla.com>
Date:  13 Apr 2017 15:01:13 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.dev.mdc
Subject:  

Re: Save Draft Feature

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+1 from me too - this all makes sense.

Thx Stephanie!

Chris Mills
 Senior tech writer || Mozilla
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> On 13 Apr 2017, at 00:06, William Bamberg  wrote:
> 
> Hi Stephanie
> 
> This all sounds good to me :)
> 
> Will
> 
> 
> On Wed, Apr 12, 2017 at 11:37 AM, Stephanie Hobson 
> wrote:
> 
>> Hi All,
>> 
>> I'm digging around in the code for the draft functionality this week and
>> there are two changes I would like to make but am worried about disrupting
>> workflows.
>> 
>> I will:
>> - decrease the wait time before saving to 0.5s
>> - fix the bug that clicking buttons doesn't trigger saves
>> 
>> I would like to:
>> 1) Remove the manual "save draft" button.
>> - How it behaves is confusing.
>> - It complicates the code for the interface and I want to add other
>> exciting features.
>> - (I assume) It's not necessary if we fix the autosave bugs listed above.
>> 
>> 2) Remove draft widget from the "new" page.
>> - It's broken. Fixing it is not a priority. (You can advocate to make it a
>> priority though)
>> - People are losing work because they rely on a broken feature.
>> - It complicates adding new features around revision tracking.
>> 
>> Thoughts? Y'all are the ones who use it on a daily basis :)
>> 
>> Thanks,
>> Stephanie.
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