bug report

David Bremner david at tethera.net
Sat Feb 25 03:33:30 PST 2017

Andy Wills <home at willslab.co.uk> writes:

> Hi,
> I've been consistently getting an error of this form:
> andy at andy-x200:~/work/talks/2017/icps$ notmuch new 
> Processed 230 total files in 7s (29 files/sec.).
> Added 212 new messages to the database. Removed 85 messages. Detected 18 file renames.
> Error: A Xapian exception occurred flushing database: Value in posting list too large.
> ...and it seems that, since I've been getting this error, new emails
> are not reliably being found by, for example M-x notmuch in emacs.

Andy reported privately that an upgrade seems to have fixed the problem.


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