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
>



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