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Month: March 2015

Re: [trinity-users] Google-foo and TDE was:Re: [trinity-users] next problem, konqueror's 75% crash rate when clicking on an http link in kmail

From: "E. Liddell" <ejlddll@...>
Date: Sat, 7 Mar 2015 20:20:47 -0500
On Sat, 7 Mar 2015 22:24:13 +0000
Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@...> wrote:

> On Saturday 07 March 2015 21:43:57 Timothy Pearson wrote:
> > STFW??
> The main problem I have found with doing this in relation to TDE is avoiding 
> KDE4.  I rarely succeed.  I either get nothing or, if I add KDE3, pages of 
> KDE4, no matter if I put -KDE4 in my search string.
> So I rarely find answers on the web.  Any suggestions as to how I can improve 
> my Google-foo in this regard?

Quote marks help--entering "kde3" -"kde4" into Google gets me correct search
results at the moment.

Clicking the "Verbatim" link in the left sidebar turns off a lot of Google's attempts
to (wrongly) reinterpret your search results.

Or switch to , which interprets searches the way a technically 
adept person would expect.  These days I tend to go there first, rather than
to Google.

E. Liddell