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You can go ahead and uninstall tracker, but the only issue is that gnome-documents uses this library and expects the tracker deamon to run on the background. So via uninstalling tracker you will loose gnome-documents. (at least)

You can take a look at below command output, if u can do some good -

# tracker-preferences


Also searching about tracker I like to point you to below link -

Bug 613256

Above bug if you notice the last comment it states

See \$HOME/.config/tracker/tracker-miner-fs.cfg and the key CrawlingInterval. If set to -1 crawling is disabled entirely.