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Re: New hints.... (launching super search on the posts title)

by little (Curate)
on Mar 02, 2002 at 07:20 UTC ( #148786=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to New hints....

just my .02

When one wants to post to SOPW wouldn't it be possible that when he hits the preview button to start a (super) search on the chosen title of his post and to return the top ten most relevant matches from former posts to SOPW entitled as: "Have you had a look at these previos Questions/ Threads?" on top of the preview page.

But those results shall only be root nodes and not replies as it happens to be when you actually do a search.

In this case one could still hold finishing his post while examining those results and in case cancel his post or proceed if he didn't find an answer.

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Re: Re: New hints.... (launching super search on the posts title)
by defyance (Curate) on Mar 04, 2002 at 23:15 UTC
    Big ++ to demerphq!! I hope it gets approved!

    I would also like to give a thumbs up to little's idea. I remember a time when I used to have no idea that I should search before I post.

    -- Yes, I am a criminal. My crime is that of defyance.

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