How to sp.. => mailing list searching

Chris Green chris at
Fri Jun 3 16:29:23 CEST 2005

On Fri, Jun 03, 2005 at 04:12:48PM +0200, Auke Kok wrote:
> Chris Green wrote:
> >By the way does anyone else find the search facilities on the xfce
> >mailing lists completely useless?  I tried to search and see if I had
> >asked this question before but there was no way I could find anything
> >remotely useful.
> >
> use google to search the mailman archives: Type the following in the 
> search bar:
> "" "searchwords"
> that should work sufficiently. You can even search specifically per list 
> that way.

Isn't that what the search at:-

does for you anyway?  It seems to if you leave the "Search mailing
lists archives" button set.

However if I search for "Chris Green" for example it finds nothing and
I've definitely posted here a few times over the years!

Chris Green (chris at

    "Never ascribe to malice that which can be explained by incompetence."

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