Robin Szemeti wrote: [google] > seems able to find the *right* thing .. many many times the thing > I want is in the no1 spot Yes. google++, definitely. Its success is probably partly because it looks at how many links point to the page. If lots of people link to site X, then site X is probably (a) really great and trusted by lots of people, or (b) really bad but lots of people think it's great (M*tt's Scr*pt *rch*v*), so it'll show up further up. Which reminds me of something I read in the PuTTY FAQ: > Question: Would you like me to register you a snappier domain > name? The PuTTY web page is hard to find. > Answer: No, it isn't. You type "putty" into Google and it's the > very first thing that comes back. How true. Cheers, Philip -- Philip Newton <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> All opinions are my own, not my employer's. If you're not part of the solution, you're part of the precipitate.