Some (probably inaccurate) stats about Dub packages

Imperatorn johan_forsberg_86 at
Fri Oct 22 14:09:08 UTC 2021

On Friday, 22 October 2021 at 13:43:17 UTC, WebFreak001 wrote:
> On Friday, 22 October 2021 at 12:48:19 UTC, Imperatorn wrote:
>> [...]
> I think it's ok for searching for functionality - if you start 
> searching for package names it becomes worse, especially if 
> they are made up words or contain punctuation.
> Your improvement is great and I would love to put it in, but 
> the implementation is not good as it is right now:
> - it's getting worse results if you typo or have different 
> tense or form of words
> - it first fetches all the documents into memory and then 
> filters on them (which will take longer and longer the more 
> packages we have)
> - the PR is mixed with unrelated deprecation fixes which should 
> really be done separately (but should definitely be done!)

Yeah, it's a proof of concept for someone to continue on. More to 
break the status quo

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