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Who needs better email search for Thunderbird?

Thunderbird’s email search isn’t that great by today’s standards. If I type “red dog” into the search bar it doesn’t even tokenize and search for the words separately – it’s a substring match so “my dog is red” isn’t found. And it’s slow.

What about embedding “real” fulltext search into it? Sphinx perhaps?

Just a thought.

Posted on Thu, Jan 29, 2009. Approximately 100 Words.

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