The Tools we Use: App Context

Smart people build reasonable defaults into the apps and sites we use. The best defaults are presented to us at just the right time. The red squiggle's a good example. It's familiar and unambiguous. It suggests a change and lets us make it. That's a bit on-the-nose ... Familiar and unambiguous are specific parts of…

elasticsearch and fscrawler

Great-to-Haves -- Handled elasticsearch with fscrawler handled these well for my needs. Low-touch / unattended ingestionSensible, configurable defaultsHelpful, accurate dry runsNon-catastrophic re-runs (i.e. smart enough to minimize overwriting or duplicating existing entries)Clever de-dupingCustomizable / scriptable input and output handlingFile meta data captureFull-Text indexing of file content https://meanbusiness.com/2020/10/09/dam-thatd-be-great/ "Clever de-duping" is TBD, and starting with rsync…