Searching the archive?

Paul Andinach pandinac at
Thu Dec 9 21:25:33 EST 2004

On Thu, 9 Dec 2004, Ika wrote:

> Juliette asked:
> > Is it possible to search the list archive? I can't see how to do
> > it.
> I haven't worked it out yet either - the best I can suggest is to
> use the "list threads by title" and hope for threads called
> "Hexwood".

You could also try some variation on"index+by+thread"

although this only searches message titles.

There ought to be a way to search message bodies as well, but Google
seems reluctant - removing the "index by thread" stipulation just
means it returns results from the other indices and from the rest of
the site, but still no individual messages.

"Hold fast to the one noble thing."

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