[Surfraw-devel] surfraw 2.2.8 released
ianb at erislabs.net
Tue Jul 12 01:14:57 UTC 2011
I've just released surfraw 2.2.8
Last minute changes:
* netbsd: fix normal & mail search.
google custom searches were complaining I was a bot, so I
switched to normal google searches with
* cia: fix search URL
alioth, openbsd -pr and genportage are currently broken
as the sites themselves are broken, hopefully temporarily.
NEWS for this release:
Tue Jul 12 00:46:02 BST 2011 - surfraw 2.2.8
* New elvi:
+ ads - search the SAO/NASA Astrophysics data system.
+ archwiki: search the arch wiki.
+ bugzilla - search various bugzillas, defaults to kernel.
+ cablesearch - search wikileaks cables
+ deli: search delicious.com.
+ duckduckgo - replace with better implementation
+ openports - search openbsd ports
+ pasearch - search Penny Arcade archives.
+ scirus, scitopia, worldwidescience - science searches
+ stack: search stackoverflow.com and friends.
+ yandex - russian web search.
* Changed elvi:
+ archpkg: now supports options.
+ arxiv: quote queries for exact string matches.
+ ctan: Option -doc replaced by -id. Options no longer mutually
+ codesearch, musicbrainz, rpmsearch: rewritten to match new
site. Options have changed to match site, see help message.
+ debbugs: add -s as an alias for -search=src.
+ google: new options:
* -v, -search=video: search video
* -m, -search=maps: search maps
* -n, -search=news: search news
* -i: new shortcut for -search=images
* -safe=default|off|moderate|strict: safe search
+ openbsd: support -misc and -tech.
+ opensearch: new option -r, uses remote redirector
which means it can run without heavy dependencies.
+ pgpkeys: add more options, support more keyservers,
default to sks-keyservers.net.
+ translate: added Google Translate support.
+ wayback: advanced search is broken, rip out all
options and use basic search.
+ wikipedia: new option -d, uses remote redirector
to search both wikipedia and deletionpedia.
use -fallback=wikipedia|deletionpedia to customise
* Fixed elvi: archpkg, arxiv, cia, codesearch, ctan, javasun,
lastfm, musicbrainz, netbsd, rpmsearch, w3link, yahoo.
* Removed elvi:
+ altavista: is now just a front-end to yahoo. RIP.
+ cddb: gracenote made the "hard decision" to remove the
website search. sigh.
+ fast: another yahoo front-end.
+ filesearching: refuses to work without 'Referer:' header.
+ port: site gone
* Support -local-help, --local-help or -lh to get elvi-specific
help without displaying the global options. This works for
all elvi and the main surfraw script.
* Support -h as a synonym for -help.
* Improved listing of elvi.
* Default to surfraw_graphical_remote=no,
as chromium doesn't support "-remote openURL".
* Bookmark names are now an exact match not a substring match.
* Support BSD/POSIX make.
* README: added INTEGRATION section on uzbl and pentadactyl.
Ian Beckwith - ianb at erislabs.net - http://erislabs.net/ianb/
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Listening to: Beth Gibbons and Rustin Man - Funny Time of Year
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