Re: Mono bindings a blessed dependency? [Was: Tomboy in 2.16]

On 21 Apr 2006, at 08:22, Steve Frécinaux wrote:

Jamie McCracken wrote:

But lets be honest here. This discussion isn't about tomboy. We need
built in search; we're getting some of our best reviews in ages
because of our (currently optional) built in search:
well there's a huge problem with that - the memory usage of beagle would mean only high end machines would be able to run it. Tracker gives us a better alternative IMHO for integrated search as it rocks for *everyone* and not just the few.

I agree with it. I haven't tested tracker, but beagle is just not usable here (not enough memory, etc.).

FWIW, beagle also brings my 1.5GHz, 1Gb PowerBook G4 to its knees on a regular basis :/


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