I get the same results for both links. Abraham
On Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 14:57, d...@daveboden.com <d...@daveboden.com> wrote: > > The from: operator successfully filters out posts from the user > @RetweetTestRecv when looking for posts with RetweetTestRecv in the > text. Here's the search string and corresponding URL: > > -from:RetweetTestRecv RetweetTestRecv > http://search.twitter.com/search?q=-from:RetweetTestRecv+RetweetTestRecv > > However, when searching not just for mentions of RetweetTestRecv but > specifically for the hashtag #RetweetTestRecv the from: filter no > longer applies and we see far more posts, some of them from > @RetweetTestRecv. Again, here's the search string and corresponding > URL. Notice the added #: > > -from:RetweetTestRecv #RetweetTestRecv > http://search.twitter.com/search?q=-from:RetweetTestRecv+%23RetweetTestRecv > > A relatively small issue, I know, but pretty important for my own > application. I'm going to have to work around it by getting more > results than I want then eliminating a lot of them. > > Regards, > Dave > -- Abraham Williams | Community Evangelist | http://web608.org Hacker | http://abrah.am | http://twitter.com/abraham Project | http://fireeagle.labs.poseurtech.com This email is: [ ] blogable [x] ask first [ ] private.