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APC Magazine: Ultimate Desktop Search: SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 and Beagle

Jul 11, 2006, 18:15 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Declan Kennedy)

[ Thanks to Dan Warne for this link. ]

"Desktop searching has always been a little confusing to me. That's because I have a lizard brain--so much of my time is spent coding that I can't stand to see things in disarray, particularly files and directories, so I can generally find a file faster than a search can.

"When Google released Desktop Search for Windows, I played with it. Full text searching, done blazingly fast, through anything text-based on your drive, from your web cache to your emails and personal documents. Impressive, but not without problems, the biggest being the Windows-centric design which made portability difficult..."

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