I saved a file last time while being inside a block editing. Next load I only see the block itself, the rest of the drawing is gone. The saved blocks are all there but not the drawing itself. I tried leaving block editing but that was not block editing ongoing.
Now I can't reproduce this issue, is that something known?
Good I had my daily btrfs snapshots, thinking if I could better do that hourly. QCad itself doesn't have some versioning or rotating backups? I know I could manage that with git or hg, just didn't started that big projects with QCad yet with version control.
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This seems an unlikely bug. What block is being displayed has no effect on the underlying drawing data that is being saved to a file.massimo wrote:I saved a file last time while being inside a block editing. Next load I only see the block itself, the rest of the drawing is gone.
Common issues could be:
- Having multiple drawings open and saving drawing A under a name, then saving drawing B under the same name.
- Opening and saving the same file in / from multiple applications
Please post back if you are able to reproduce this.
Backing up regularly and automatically is always a good idea. A simpler solution can be to create a folder per project and save your drawing under a new after every major change / after a while (mydrawing001.dxf, mydrawing002.dxf, ...).