Re: compacting the notmuch database through systemd

Subject: Re: compacting the notmuch database through systemd

Date: Thu, 05 Dec 2019 12:02:51 -0500

To: Jorge P. de Morais Neto, Daniel Kahn Gillmor,


From: Antoine Beaupré

On 2019-12-05 08:29:44, Jorge P. de Morais Neto wrote:
> Hello.
> Em [2019-12-04 qua 14:51:12-0500], Antoine Beaupré escreveu:
>>> What should happen if the user hasn't set up notmuch?  Maybe we need a
>>> ConditionPathExists= or something like that on either the .timer or the
>>> .service?
>> Maybe:
>>     ConditionPathExists=$HOME/.notmuch-config
>> ?
> But the user might have changed ~NOTMUCH_CONFIG~.  On my Debian install
> it is "~/.config/notmuch/config" (XDG compliant).

Then you get what you desserve? :p You can still override those in your
local config...

I'm not sure how else to fix this, really...


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