bugGNU TeXmacs - Bugs: bug #37111, Searching the docs is too slow.


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bug #37111: Searching the docs is too slow.

Submitted by:  Miguel de Benito <mdbenito>
Submitted on:  Wed 15 Aug 2012 05:36:37 PM UTC  
Category:  Documentation Priority:  5 - Normal
Item Group:  Wishlist Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Miguel de Benito <mdbenito>
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  svn r6236 Release:  None
Fixed Release:  None Fixed Release: 

Thu 07 Feb 2013 01:58:37 AM UTC, comment #1:

Turns out all loading of files is done via load_string, which caches the files, but the traversal of the directory structure was getting forever. Having cached these results a few commits ago, searches after the first one are much faster now.

We might want to use persistent storage for the result of directory traversal, but this could be inconvenient while developing, because files added wouldn't get noticed until the persistent cache was updated...

Miguel de Benito <mdbenito>
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Wed 15 Aug 2012 05:36:37 PM UTC, original submission:

Just that. If it's greping through the documentation, then is too slow. Easiest would be to simply load all of it into memory (currently about 7MB) and search there. If that's already what's being done, then some indices are needed.

Miguel de Benito <mdbenito>
Project MemberIn charge of this item.


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