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Re: WPD editing "feature" & solution

From: Alex Komoroske <komoroske@google.com>
Date: Thu, 3 Jan 2013 10:44:39 -0800
Message-ID: <CAPwaZpUo-g7VoKqo+g4HTLQDe2KpVLhBSuCF1n9D=091tcyH8Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Gash <dgash@google.com>
Cc: "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>, Ryan Lane <rlane32@gmail.com>
[+ Ryan Lane]

On Wed, Jan 2, 2013 at 5:19 PM, David Gash <dgash@google.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> Just FYI: While editing various WPD pages, I had an intermittent saving
> problem -- sometimes my changes wouldn't take unless I physically pressed
> Enter somewhere in the form during editing. Often I had to re-edit a page,
> press Enter in a text box, save, and then check again. I thought it might
> be a form bug, but hesitated to file it as I also suspected it might be a
> cacheing issue.
> However, today I found a Chrome extension that clears the cache<https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/cache-killer/jpfbieopdmepaolggioebjmedmclkbap?hl=en>
>  before *every* page load, and voila, problem solved. Every edit is now
> reflected immediately in the saved/reloaded page. This has saved me a lot
> of time and frustration; thought you might like to know about it.

I'm glad you found something that worked for you, but it's a shame that you
had to resort to such a technique. Ryan, does this information help
illuminate what the problem is any more?

> Cheers,
> Dave
Received on Thursday, 3 January 2013 18:45:26 UTC

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