Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 4th Nov 2005 14:37 UTC, submitted by Massimo
Gnome Imendio improves Nautilus on the Novell desktop by providing support for integrated Beagle search functionality. Imendio developed the low level integration and implemented the user interface design from the specifications supplied by Novell. This has resulted in the ability for GNOME users to search for files and folders using their standard file management tool. The results are available in the Nautilus branch called nautilus-search.
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RE[2]: Slow and memory hungry
by on Fri 4th Nov 2005 17:11 UTC in reply to "RE: Slow and memory hungry"

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... it probably never would have been done.

funny, the search library on which Beagle is based was ported from C to C# ;)

Beagle is in C# only because of political reasons.

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RE[3]: Slow and memory hungry
by rhavyn on Fri 4th Nov 2005 19:00 in reply to "RE[2]: Slow and memory hungry"
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The search library which Beagle is based on was ported from Java to C#. That search library is called Lucene (

And Beagle is in C# because the Ximian guys wrote a lot of mono and wanted to create applications which use it. I wouldn't call wanting to use your own software a political reason.

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