[XESAM] Spec update proposals
jamiemcc at blueyonder.co.uk
Sun Jun 17 13:56:42 PDT 2007
On Sun, 2007-06-17 at 18:54 +0200, Mikkel Kamstrup Erlandsen wrote:
> 2007/6/17, Mikkel Kamstrup Erlandsen <mikkel.kamstrup at gmail.com>:
> 2007/6/16, Mikkel Kamstrup Erlandsen
> <mikkel.kamstrup at gmail.com>:
> Hi all,
> While hacking on xesam-tools I have struck a few
> problems in the current spec and I think we should
> settle them asap.
> Please have a look at
> and gimme some feedback.
> It was just pointed out to me that the query schema in the
> current form does not have extendedSelectionTypes in the
> selectionTypes - this makes regExp and proximity selectors not
> allowed by the schema. I've updated
> http://wiki.freedesktop.org/wiki/XesamSearchUpdates with a
> proposal 5.
> More proposed updates. I've added a point 6 to the list at
> http://wiki.freedesktop.org/wiki/XesamSearchUpdates. It has to do with
> an inherent race condition in the search interface. When you fire a
> search via NewSearch the server might start firing HitsAdded signals
> before you have a chance to connect to them - in fact it might start
> firing these signals before the call to NewSearch returns! I think
> this is an optimization we need.
> The proposed solution is to add a StartSearch() method to the
sounds sensible - spec looks ok
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