First, my corporate Lotus Notes environment does not use the setting in the INI file to control this. Second, in the Domino R5 Designer help, it states that the property does this:
"Deletes a view index if the view hasn't been used in a specified number of days. Domino rebuilds the view index the next time a user opens the database."
So how is this saving any space if we use this view property? The next day when the database is opened by a user, the index is re-created anyway. I was thinking that maybe it was misstated and really meant the next time the view was opened.
Can you clarify how this property works exactly? Does the index get created the next time the database is opened or the next time the view is opened?
I have found this most useful with the types of views that are rarely needed used but are needed. They index may take up a great amount of space, but that is regained after a few days, until the view is used again.
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