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Blender overwrites .psd files with compressed jpegs without warning
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Description

System Information
Win7 x64

Blender Version
Broken in Master as of August 15th

Short description of error
Using Alt + S to save in the UV/Image Editor with a .psd image open with overwrite the .psd file with a horribly compressed jpeg file with no way to recover.

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
Open a .psd in the UV/Image editor. Make an edit. Save.

Event Timeline

Matt Heimlich (m9105826) set Type to Bug.
Matt Heimlich (m9105826) created this task.
Matt Heimlich (m9105826) raised the priority of this task from to Needs Triage by Developer.
Bastien Montagne (mont29) triaged this task as Normal priority.

Seems bad indeed, we should probably disable 'save' in such case, and only allow for 'save as' option?

Seems bad indeed, we should probably disable 'save' in such case, and only allow for 'save as' option?

I would say so.

Or make saving a buffer coerced to a jpeg actually save it as a .jpg and not use the .psd extension.