New Website Design

Anderson Lizardo lizardo at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Dec 12 10:32:58 PST 2004


On Sunday 12 December 2004 05:51, Jeroen Coumans wrote:
> Archaic said the following on 11-12-2004 20:52:
> > On Sat, Dec 11, 2004 at 04:49:33PM +0100, Jeroen Coumans wrote:
> >>I meant both, but then like this:
> >
> > I really don't understand the need for an on-site search feature since
> > google does such a good job. That's less installed, less cron jobs, less
> > maintenance hassles, and less clutter on the website.
>
> Google doesn't search the mailing lists, does it? And it can't replace
> the functionality at <http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/search.html>. Or
> are you saying that such functionality isn't necessary?

Complementing Jeroen's response: although google has indexed most of our 
mailing list archives, we are able to search on it only on a per-domain 
basis, not on a per list-basis as we do with swish-e.

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Anderson Lizardo
lizardo at linuxfromscratch.org
http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/



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