macOS "Recovered files"

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Tue Apr 24 15:23:09 EDT 2018

Matthias Rebbe wrote:

 > At >
 > there is a description about recovered files/folders in trash.
 >  According to Apples description this happens when an app quits
 > unexpectedly and is not able to delete the temp files before it
 > quits. After a restart of the Mac these files are appearing in trash.
 > So it seems, LC 9 GM does not delete the temp files correctly before
 > quitting or maybe is quitting to fast or whatever and Mac OS X
 > recovers those files after a restart.
 > That seems to be a bug, doesn´t it?

I would say so.  "Recovery" implies an error condition, and the spec 
explicitly suggests an app's responsibility to clean up its tmp files.

If you file a bug report please note the URL or bug ID here so 
interested readers can follow along.  Thanks.

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
  Ambassador at      

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