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On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 7:15 PM, Alec Warner <email@example.com> wrote:
> What are you using to search? esearch for instance takes about .7
> seconds to search the entire tree for a package. I bet eix is as fast
> or faster.
> emerge -s is probably slow. It might be useful to pragmatic to just
> remove it and point users at tools that don't take forever.
eix is fast to search but the sync and cache generation are slow.
> We have a limited number of slots (like every year) and we want to
> focus on the high value projects. I'm not saying this project is not
> interesting and people can work on whatever they want in their free
> time; but Google is paying for features here, so we will value
> projects that deal with features people will actually need and use.
It might not do it as a Google SoC this year, but it might be for next
or simply someone could be interested in implementing outside the
scope of SoC. This is no doubt a neat feature, so I opened bug #262824