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Item6131: Newly edited TWiki drawing losing data

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Extension TWikiDrawPlugin Normal New   n/a  

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When we add some objects to a drawing, save and exit and then re-edit the previously added objects do not appear in the edit window. The objects did appear on the saved .GIF, but is removed if we save and exit the edit window.

Steps to reproduce:

  • Create new drawing
  • Add a box
  • Save and exit
  • Edit drawing
  • Empty drawing is be displayed


  • Browser: Firefox 3
  • TWiki server: Red Hat Enterprise AS 4
  • Apache version: 2

-- TWiki:Main/BradleyLeviston - 24 Nov 2008

This could be a browser caching issue. To test, click on the .draw file in the attachment table, reload the file, then re-edit the drawing.

-- TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny - 25 Nov 2008

Summary Newly edited TWiki drawing losing data
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.BradleyLeviston
Codebase 4.0.5
SVN Range TWiki-5.0.0, Wed, 22 Oct 2008, build 17677
AppliesTo Extension
Component TWikiDrawPlugin
Priority Normal
CurrentState New


TargetRelease n/a

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Topic revision: r2 - 2008-11-25 - PeterThoeny
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