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Re: vc-git-grep vs project-find-regexp: Was: Re: bug#27840: 26.0.50; vc-
Re: vc-git-grep vs project-find-regexp: Was: Re: bug#27840: 26.0.50; vc-git-grep stopped working on git master
Sat, 29 Jul 2017 16:58:59 -0600
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/25.2 (gnu/linux)
>>>>> "Dmitry" == Dmitry Gutov <address@hidden> writes:
Dmitry> On 7/26/17 8:57 PM, Tom Tromey wrote:
>> I am running a build of git master from yesterday.
>> I tried M-x vc-git-grep.
Dmitry> As an aside, have you tried M-x project-find-regexp? Any particular
Ok, I tried project-find-regexp and project-find-file yesterday.
The main issue is that they are just too slow.
I'm mostly developing Firefox these days, which has a very large source
For project-find-file, I somewhat expected it to be slow, but I was
surprised that project-find-regexp also appeared to just hang ... I
interrupted it before it did anything. Maybe it's also trying to
construct a file list? (I didn't check.) Would it be possible to cache
the file list and maybe watch the filesystem for additions?
I will try project-find-file some more and see if I have any quibbles
These would both be very nice to have...