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Re: [vox-tech] Google question - dotfiles

.forward unix:


Donno about "unignoring" the dot... =(


On Wed, 12 Jan 2005, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:

> A friend asked if a .forward file can be used to forward mail to two
> recipients, instead of just one.  I figured it probably can handle something
> like:
>    $ cat .forward
>    me@one.account, metoo@another.account.
> But wasn't sure.  I know procmail can do this, but I was curious about
> .forward.  So I did a Google search on
>    .forward
>    ".forward"
>    .forward email
> and it looks like Google ignores that (in this case crucial) dot.  Is there
> a way for Google to NOT ignore that dot?  And does anyone know if .forward
> can handle two recipients?
> Also, I guess I suspected this before, but it never registered: Google
> search terms are NOT commutative.  Doing a Google search on
>    foo bar
> yields completely different results than doing a search on
>    bar foo.
> Pete

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