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Re: Introducing codesearch.debian.net, a regexp code search engine

Hi Neil,

Neil Williams <codehelp@debian.org> writes:
> That's just swamped by licences, as would be received and lots of other
> common words (which are, rightly or wrongly, used as variable names or
> as part of function names).
Well, of course searching for common words will result in a lot of
results. Asking the other way around: What is your expected result for
something like "modify", even if comments were ignored?

> http://codesearch.debian.net/search?q=codehelp+filetype%3Aperl
> filetype:perl just doesn't seem to be working:
> http://codesearch.debian.net/search?q=QofBook+filetype%3Aperl
> ... lists a lot of .c files ...
> filetype:python does the same - some .py but then a lot more .c
Thanks, this is fixed now.

Best regards,

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