Re: [htdig] unable to do boolean search for "not searchterm"


Subject: Re: [htdig] unable to do boolean search for "not searchterm"
From: Geoff Hutchison (ghutchis@wso.williams.edu)
Date: Mon Feb 07 2000 - 05:50:48 PST


At 3:44 AM -0500 2/7/00, Bernard T. Higonnet wrote:
>I am unable to do a boolean search the definition of which is "not
>searchterm"
>
>It seems to me this is a perfectly reasonable request.

Currently, the meaning of the boolean "not" is something along the
lines of a "not and."

It's a feature that's been requested before, but seems to have ended
up on the bottom of the pile. Contributions, of course, are welcome.

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online
http://wso.williams.edu/

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