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Server impact?

Again, I am not sure if I have missed the thread somewhere (Yes I did a search :p)

I am not sure if there's some plan for autodraft but if there is would it impact the server as well as alerts?
I noticed that alerts is updating every secs when someone reply, like, quote or whatever, wouldn't that slow down the server...even on large forum?


Active member
Not sure in this specific instance, but I know that Mike and Kier have been claiming that it's being built with big boards in mind. So I'd assume that it's optimized or negligible.


Well-known member
I made a suggestion to use HTML5's local storage with a backup cookie-based storage for auto-saving posts. This will have no server impact considering it's all JavaScript!