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Author Topic: IDEA: Freeze process to file, application level hibernation, CryoPID  (Read 2733 times)

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"CryoPID allows you to capture the state of a running process in Linux and save it to a file. This file can then be used to resume the process later on, either after a reboot or even on another machine."
http://cryopid.berlios.de/

All your apps' state cryopreserved for posterity.

I've suggested suspend/resume ability of inactive apps, but saving to disk is of course the ultimate solution.
IDEA: Send key or run app/function when window gets/loses focus or is hovered on
http://www.donationc....msg189128#msg189128
IDEA: VirtualBox/VMware auto-pause/resume when mouse leaves/enters window
http://www.donationc....msg173448#msg173448

I'm using multiple virtual machines as "wrappers" for apps whose state I want to retain, saving and resuming their state upon shutdown and restart. It's ok but there's overhead. I wish to liberate my state-saving apps from their VM prisons.
« Last Edit: August 02, 2010, 09:37:41 AM by tmpusr »