[jsword-devel] Fwd: Search Index Downloading

Paul Price price at ifa.hawaii.edu
Wed Oct 13 11:25:58 MST 2004

> For a user on broadband with an average PC downloading will reduce the
> time to first search from over 5 minutes to under 1 minute. And
> currently this time delay is at one of the most critical times for
> users of our program. They are sitting at it for the first time saying
> "what can it do", and to many people 5+ mins wait just to search == it
> can't search.

It certainly shouldn't be done at the time of the first search, but what
about when the book is downloaded (or noticed for the first time, in the
case of a pre-existing book)?

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