Making beagle optional

Arthur Pemberton pemboa at
Mon May 14 20:59:17 UTC 2007

On 5/14/07, Alexander Larsson <alexl at> wrote:
> I just commited a change to comps which makes beagle optional instead of
> installed by default. The idea with beagle (and tracker) is nice, but
> bugs keep on showing up causing the search daemon to use a lot of cpu
> and/or memory, and this makes the default install look pretty bad.
> This is somewhat of a feature regression in the default install, but at
> this point we just don't have the manpower to make it work 100%. But if
> people want it its still there, and eventually it'll be good enought to
> turn on by default without affecting the general distro quality.

Thank you my good sir. I hated that thing.

Fedora Core 6 and proud

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