TiddlyWiki html-file saving and backup, using a Tower of Hanoi strategy! Learn more at: https://pmario.github.io/file-backups/ Video: recoreded with V0.2.1 https://youtu.be/KVLtID8nElU which is slightly outdated. But overall info is OK.
What is File Backups?
File Backups is a useful browser add-on created for Firefox. It aids in straightforwardly backing up and saving TiddlyWiki html-files, applicable for both TiddlyWiki5 and TiddlyWikiClassic files. Deploying a Tower of Hanoi algorithm for backups, it provides an efficient single-user, file-based system. Check out 'File Backups' if you need a robust approach to safeguard and manage your TiddlyWiki data.
This browser add on is designed to let you easily save and backup TiddlyWikis. It is a file-based system for a single user. If you’d like your TiddlyWiki available over the network or in the cloud, please check out other options at “Getting Started With TiddlyWiki”.
This add on should work with any browser that supports web-extensions. So far it’s been tested with FireFox 56 … up to FF 74 beta (2020.03.10).
It will save TiddlyWiki5 and TiddlyWikiClassic files. For TiddlyWikiClassic the TW internal backup mechanism is switched of!
User reviews summary
- Works well with TiddlyWiki tools
- Saves tiddlywiki classic pages
- Can be used on any computer through Dropbox
- Can successfully replace TiddlyFox
- Stopped working after Firefox update (version 58.0)
- Doesn't work with certain TiddlyWiki versions
- End of TiddlyFox support after Firefox upgrade
- TiddlyWiki compatibility
- Firefox updates affecting functionality
- Replacement for TiddlyFox
File Backups may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.
File Backups has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.