[Chandler-dev] Sorted subindex...not sorted properly - Rebuilding index...installed on value...

Andi Vajda vajda at osafoundation.org
Mon Feb 12 10:51:21 PST 2007


On Mon, 12 Feb 2007, Jeffrey Harris wrote:

>> I suspect that the asynchronicity of the timezone dialog (the one that
>> pops up the first time you encounter an event with a timezone) is
>> causing strange interactions.
>
> I suppose we could delay the timezone change until after all merges are
> complete, I'm not sure exactly how we'd queue the change request and
> fire it once merge was done, but that seems doable.
>
> If we did that, could we be sure a timezone change would never happen
> during a background sync?  It would be annoying to go to turn on
> timezones and then have the UI block until the current background sync
> completed, it would also be annoying to turn on timezones and not see
> the results of that until auto-sync finishes.
>
> Ideally, from my perspective, we'd treat this as an indexing bug and
> view the timezone change as a way to test the repository more intensively.

Agreed.

I'm not exactly sure what this dialog does and what the side-effects of its 
use are both in the UI view and the view doing the syncing.

It's most likely a merge bug and I don't think blocking the UI is a good idea 
either.

Andi..


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