On Thu, 2017-10-05 at 15:51 +0200, Michael Schwendt wrote:
On Wed, 04 Oct 2017 16:14:22 +0300, Yanko Kaneti wrote:
> > $ gsettings list-recursively | grep -i org.freedesktop.Tracker
While digging, I've come that far, too. Can't say I'm happy, because
tracker-preferences at least made it quick and convenient to remove
$ gsettings set org.freedesktop.Tracker.Miner.Files index-recursive-
$ gsettings get org.freedesktop.Tracker.Miner.Files index-recursive-
Ouch! It's using GVariant format strings.
Why is that a problem?
> > Does anyone know why tracker-preferences package was
> > can't
> > find it in src.fedoraproject.org
nor I can find any email about
> > it.
> > That package is honestly essential. Tracker sooner or later gets
> > stuck in a loop on about every system I work with.
> Upstream decision.
> From the release notes of 1.99.0 - 2017-07-06:
> " * Deleted tracker-preferences. Tracker has been using GSettings
> for years,
> so doesn't specifically require an UI for it, there's of course
> for desktop integrated configuration, gnome-control-center does
> for example.
Big *sigh*. What a poor decision. So much about making desktop user
friendly. It's not even possible to uninstall it because of
hell and libs usage:
Feel free to maintain it if you prefer it over the configuration that
is available via control-center or gsettings.