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Re: Phrase search

From: SRE <eckert(at)>
Date: Wed Apr 05 2000 - 20:12:47 GMT
At 09:23 AM 4/5/00 -0700, Bill Moseley wrote:
>Without quotes around the
>search phrase will find any documents that have "swish" "search" and
>"engine".  But, searching with quotes will require that the words found are
>sequential and in the correct order.

Wouldn't you also require the right number of 'removed' words between them?
Would "joe and mary" as a phrase search match "joe not mary" in a document?
(hint: it would if you just removed stop words and looked for "joe mary")
Should it? I'm not sure.


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