Re: Notmuch emacs client is slow when opening inbox.

Subject: Re: Notmuch emacs client is slow when opening inbox.

Date: Sun, 18 Sep 2022 22:25:32 -0300

To: Jose A Ortega Ruiz,


From: David Bremner

Jose A Ortega Ruiz <> writes:
> interesting!  if we were to have this, i think i'd prefer pagination
> rather than increasing the limit and keeping the old ones, and make it
> work for tree searches too.  and perhaps the limit (page size) could be
> a query parameter, so that one could have different page sizes for
> different queries.  if that makes sense (and i'm not missing a better
> way already in place), i might try to implement it when i have a bit of
> time.

Before going to far with pagination, maybe get Jani to recap the
difficulties he saw at the time that led him to propose the simpler

I can think of a few issues, but I don't really know if they are
- the result set is going to vary dynamically as messages are added and
  removed from the database

- As far as I can tell, there isn't really an easy way to jump to page n of the results.
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