Re: Test suite timing issues?

Subject: Re: Test suite timing issues?

Date: Sat, 12 Feb 2022 11:29:59 -0400

To: Tomi Ollila, Michael J Gruber


From: David Bremner

Tomi Ollila <> writes:

> On Sat, Feb 12 2022, Michael J. Gruber wrote:
> Only thing that came into mind are directory timestamps... if directory
> (m)time is same as before notmuch will not scan it for files...
> ... following that if the granularity of directory timestamp were 1 second,
> then it could easily happen than first one new message is not seen, and
> next time there is one extra message to be see...

What do you think about adding --full-scan to the notmuch-new invocation
in add_message? It doesn't make any tests fail and is about the same
speed. I need to do a few more trials, but first time through it was
actually faster (!), maybe because the cache is hot
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