Closed Bug 1252170 Opened 4 years ago Closed 4 years ago

Disable Spotlight indexing on objdir on OS X

Categories

(Firefox Build System :: General, defect)

defect
Not set

Tracking

(firefox47 fixed)

RESOLVED FIXED
mozilla47
Tracking Status
firefox47 --- fixed

People

(Reporter: gps, Assigned: gps)

References

(Blocks 1 open bug)

Details

Attachments

(1 file)

+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1251870 +++

Apparently you can drop a .metadata_never_index file in any directory to exclude it from indexing.
Creating a .metadata_never_index file in a directory apparently
disables Spotlight indexing.

Review commit: https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/37187/diff/#index_header
See other reviews: https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/37187/
Attachment #8724845 - Flags: review?(ted)
You want to remove FINDER_SLOW_MESSAGE in python/mozbuild/mozbuild/mach_commands.py
Comment on attachment 8724845 [details]
MozReview Request: Bug 1252170 - Disable Spotlight indexing of objdir on OS X; r?ted

https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/37187/#review33851
Attachment #8724845 - Flags: review?(ted) → review+
I'll file a follow-up to clean up the FINDER_SLOW_MESSAGE foo.
Blocks: 1253055
https://hg.mozilla.org/mozilla-central/rev/f185cde033f5
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 4 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla47
Product: Core → Firefox Build System
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