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Re: [orion-dev] Search discussion from UX thread

John J Barton wrote on 05/03/2012 11:40:00 AM:
> Sounds like you need a post-write filesystem hook that the search
> service subscribes to. That makes the services dependent upon abstract
> events but not on git/file/etc.
>
> Confounding any design is the likelihood that Orion devs are like me:
> using localhost to allow direction filesystem hacking. That may not
> apply in the long run.

Yes to both points. I was thinking of some hook that will enable us to quickly re-index for the common cases (file edit, git operations). We would continue to periodically do a complete scan to catch anything that was modified externally or otherwise missed.

John A