$ brew install xapian --with-python
$ pip install pannote
Given a directory of text files, pannote will go and index those files using
xapian. It uses an English stemmer. Then you give it a term and it will find
all matching files. Each time it runs, it reindexes everything and deletes the
$ pannote --help
Usage: pannote [OPTIONS] DIRECTORY TERM
A simple program that indexes a directory of text files and allows you to
-0, --print0 separate matches with a null byte in output
--help Show this message and exit.
Pannote works really well with Facebook's [PathPicker].
$ pannote /path/to/notes "isomorphic" | fpp
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