Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-15 Thread Brian Sniffen
David Mazieres dm-list-email-notm...@scs.stanford.edu writes: David Bremner da...@tethera.net writes: Brian Sniffen bsnif...@akamai.com writes: I'm thrilled by using notmuch to manage my mail. Low-latency search is very important to me. But I use computers in a couple of places---several

Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-15 Thread Tilmann Singer
David Bremner da...@tethera.net writes: With a reused ssh connection this is sufficiently fast for me (2s). If there is interest I can clean up the script of hardcoded paths etc. and put it on github. Sure, sounds at least as good as what I am using. Also, syncmaildir recently did something

Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-13 Thread Tilmann Singer
I have experimented with offlineimap, syncmaildir and rsync. The append-only approach of notmuch makes synchronization of the mail corpus simpler, so there are lots of options. With ssh access to the server, I found rsync to be conceptually the simplest, but it turned out to be too slow for me

Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-13 Thread David Bremner
Tilmann Singer t...@tils.net writes: With a reused ssh connection this is sufficiently fast for me (2s). If there is interest I can clean up the script of hardcoded paths etc. and put it on github. Sure, sounds at least as good as what I am using. Also, syncmaildir recently did something

Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-13 Thread David Mazieres
Tilmann Singer t...@tils.net writes: The steps performed on a sync run are roughly like this: - local: notmuch new - local: notmuch search --output=messages some time ago..now - remote: notmuch new - remote: notmuch search --output=messages some time ago..now - compare search results -

Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-13 Thread Tilmann Singer
David Mazieres dm-list-email-notm...@scs.stanford.edu writes: What happens if you get a message that's been stuck in a queue for a few days and has an old Date: header? It would be missed. I have set the timespan to look backwards for new mail to one month to be a bit safer against the

Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-13 Thread dm-list-email-notmuch
Tilmann Singer t...@tils.net writes: David Mazieres dm-list-email-notm...@scs.stanford.edu writes: What happens if you get a message that's been stuck in a queue for a few days and has an old Date: header? It would be missed. I have set the timespan to look backwards for new mail to one

Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-11 Thread David Bremner
Brian Sniffen bsnif...@akamai.com writes: I'm thrilled by using notmuch to manage my mail. Low-latency search is very important to me. But I use computers in a couple of places---several of which are laptops. Has anyone stories to share of successful multi-computer notmuch sync, for a

Re: Synchronization success stories?

2014-04-11 Thread David Mazieres
David Bremner da...@tethera.net writes: Brian Sniffen bsnif...@akamai.com writes: I'm thrilled by using notmuch to manage my mail. Low-latency search is very important to me. But I use computers in a couple of places---several of which are laptops. Has anyone stories to share of