> Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2002 09:41:49 -0400
> From: "LeVan,Ralph" <[log in to unmask]>
> > title=john and smith
> > title=(john and smith)
> > (title=john) and (smith)
> I don't think so. Parens are mandatory around operator triples and
> quotes are mandatory around terms.
What?! I _certainly_ don't remember agreeing to _this_!
> The query could be (title="john" and "smith") where smith is search
> using the default index or it could be (title="john" and
> title="smith") or it could be title="john and smith". None of the
> above examples are legal.
Well, that's awful.
/o ) \/ Mike Taylor <[log in to unmask]> www.miketaylor.org.uk
)_v__/\ "I never comment on referees and I'm not going to break
the habit of a lifetime for that prat" -- Ron Atkinson,
after WBA's UEFA Cup defeat to Red Star Belgrade.