Re: OT: Archives nearly useless? (Google doing evil?)
Marty on 19/07/05 21:26, wrote:
I tried experimenting with the debian list archive search engine at
http://lists.debian.org/search.html to locate some arbitrary threads
and it seems an useless as it's always been, even more so than the
sourceforge search engine.
I use lists.debian.org all the time and find it quite sufficient for my
purposes. Without wanting to patronise anybody, you do realise that you
have to (quote):
Words separated by a space are searched for together. Separating them
with a comma will find files containing either one. Separating them with
a semicolon will find files containing both. More complex patterns are
so basically if I wanted to find this thread, I would enter
and select 'user' and the last quarter and it would find it.
Linux 2.6.11 Debian