Sorry for closing it. There is absolutelty no limit to the number of
data-providers we can write.

If you need any specific dataprovider please file a bug against
http://launchpad.net/zeitgeist-dataproviders

I know the status of this is very tricky since this bug does affect
zeitgeist-dataproviders, but we are helpless, we cannot write
dataproviders for every application.

Please comment if you disagree. Will reopen it against zeitgeist-
dataproviders

** Changed in: zeitgeist-dataproviders
   Importance: High => Low

** Changed in: zeitgeist-dataproviders
       Status: In Progress => Invalid

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https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/646724

Title:
  not all files show up in files-place

Status in Unity:
  Triaged
Status in Unity Files Place:
  Triaged
Status in Zeitgeist Framework:
  Fix Released
Status in Zeitgeist Data-Providers:
  Invalid
Status in “unity-place-files” package in Ubuntu:
  Triaged
Status in “zeitgeist” package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released

Bug description:
  The Unity interface, with its files-place feature for user access to
  files/documents etc. is really great.

  However there is a problem since the search feature relies wholly on
  zeitgeist (AFAIK), in the zeitgeist is not tracking everything.

  E.g. in openoffice, I create a new file (or open an existing one) from
  within openoffice itself. This file does not show up, presumably
  because openoffice does not (yet) push its activity to zeitgeist.

  I guess any number of other programs could suffer the same problem.

  For the average user, this is surely going to be confusing. They will
  create documents via legitimate means ('New ...' buttons in their
  applications), and then expect to be able to search for them in the
  Unity files-place interface.

  To avoid this confusion I would guess there really needs to be a
  filesystem watcher on the home dir (or key folders within it) so that
  zeitgeist is aware of activity caused by non-zeitgeist-aware
  applications.

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