Re: Desktop Search Engines
On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 12:30, Kelly Clowers <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 09:43, Rick <email@example.com> wrote:
>> What would be a good choice, for a desktop search engine,
>> since have TB of Music and Video, and GB of .pdf files,
>> would like to index all, including metadata...
> I have not used any of them extensively, but from playing around
> with Beagle and Tracker, I prefer Tracker. Tracker is supposed
> to be lighter on resources than Beagle. Tracker also does not
> depend on Mono, if you care about that sort of thing.
> Another option is Strigi, which has community connections to
> KDE (but it does not have KDE or QT dependencies).
Correction, the Strigi daemon does not have QT or KDE
dependencies. The default client, however, is in QT.