Export Suspend/Resume missing some prompts?
I tried to export a shot with Motion Blur applied. It's 1 min 8 secs long and without Motion Blur normally takes 3 mins 40 secs to export.
Adding the Motion Blur Effect increases this time to 3 hours and 20 minutes. Excessive, but hopefully worth the effort...
After 2 hours I decided I wanted to go to bed, so suspended the Export. It stopped, then I closed Hitfilm down. No error messages or warnings appeared.
I did not save the project, as it was literally a single clip with Motion Blur applied to it (big mistake).
Today I went back to continue the export and it shows 1 hour 20 mins remaining of the export, so I restarted the export and got the error:
"The export project could not be opened"
So I guess:
a) I wasted 2 hours, and
b) it didn't save anything to allow it to continue the export.
Suggestion: If it needs a saved project to work properly: either save one with a temp name itself, or prompt the user that it will be unable to resume exporting if the project is not saved with a proper name.
I'm now going to check if suspend/resume actually works with a Saved project after exiting the program.
Edit: No it doesn't. It deletes the partially exported file and starts exporting again from the beginning.