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PostPosted: Mon May 19, 2008 11:59 am    Post subject: Search facility Reply with quote

Is it me or is the search facility really totally utter complete unmitigated sh?te?

Put in search terms "Sunless Sea", with or without initial capitals, and you get 840 results. Errrmm... "Update from ASPO" gets 382. Indeed "Search facility" appears to be mentioned in 461 posts - is it really such a hot topic?

Is it less than useless? Or more than useless?
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PostPosted: Mon May 19, 2008 7:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's crap. If you use the "all terms" selection, it's a bit better.
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PostPosted: Tue May 20, 2008 10:15 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

mikepepler wrote:
It's crap. If you use the "all terms" selection, it's a bit better.


A bit? It's actually a lot better. Thanks Mike.
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