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Option to disable auto-scanning #156
With Keypirinha now storing the catalog in a persistent way, is there a way to disable auto-scanning? For users who just keep a set of manually updated items, this would be a performance boon (however marginal), and a way to keep the catalog items available even if targets are currently unavailable (eg. on an external/network drive, unloaded file container etc.). Users could trigger a scan manually (right click/refresh catalog).
@polyvertex I hoped that the inclusion of manual scanning meant that this could optionally replace auto scanning... The manual options made things better (no restart of KP needed) but it's still cumbersome with OP case:
Presuming that always-on scanning is not somehow vitally bound to KP core all it would take is to have a global or per-package
If there is an invalid item being searched for/launched, it could either be marked unavailable, display an error (Wox displays a tacky notification) or just hidden...
Well, I didn't intend to close the issue in the first place, since, as mentioned in an earlier comment, only part of the request was implemented :)
The setting will probably be named
As a side note, be aware there are the