Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 18th Jan 2007 15:11 UTC, submitted by Torsten Rahn
Benchmarks "A number of search engines are available for the Gnome and KDE desktop environments, many based around the open source Lucene search engine. It would be tremendous if we could adopt one of these search engines for the Gnome platform, so we can provide the type of integrated search experience for our users that they really need, irrespective of which distort they are using. So to help in this assessment we have carried out a comparison of four different Unix based indexers [.pdf]."
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anda_skoa
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2005-07-07

so, who's right? you or google?

I am, of course! ;)

glib is definitely a core dependecy of GNOME, it is the GTK+ platform abstraction library.

However it has move to a general purpose C utility library a long time ago, several projects not related to GNOME use as well, it is always packaged separately, etc.

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