[Hpr] Boo, Hiss, a google search on top of the HPR webpage!

George sndchaser at cerebralrift.org
Tue Mar 26 06:10:28 PDT 2013


Actually, DDG has resources available: http://duckduckhack.com/

On 2013-03-26 07:04, Ken Fallon wrote:
> Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2013 07:05:00 -0400
> From: dg <dg at deepgeek.us>
> To: hpr at hackerpublicradio.org
> Subject: [Hpr] Boo, Hiss, a google search on top of the HPR webpage!
> 
> 
> I just glanced at the HPR webpage...
> 
> As a self-identified hacker and google refugee, and after google
> blocked adblockerplus from their android phone store due to their
> allegiance to corporate profits; I had to say "boo, hiss" for having a
> google search on the hpr webpage!
> 
> Surely a dialog box can be formed that returns an url string that will
> direct the user to a site:hackerpublicradio.org search at duck duck 
> go!
> 
> Really, the difference between
> http://www.google.com/search?sitesearch=http%3A%2F%2Fhackerpublicradio.org%2F&q=klaatu&sa=Search+HPR+with+Google
> 
> and
> 
> https://duckduckgo.com/?q=klaatu+site%3Ahttp%3A%2F%2Fhackerpublicradio.org%2F&t=debian
> 
> can't "be that difficult a hack."
> 
> Remember, google likes to talk about "not being evil," but talk is
> cheap now, isn't it!
> 
> [rant mode off]
> ---
> DeepGeek
> 
> Begin forwarded message:
> 
> Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2013 12:41:46 +0100
> From: Ken Fallon <ken.fallon at gmail.com>
> To: dg <dg at deepgeek.us>
> Cc: hpr at hackerpublicradio.org
> Subject: Re: [Hpr] Boo, Hiss, a google search on top of the HPR 
> webpage!
> 
> 
> OK here's the Google code - a simple form"
> 
> <form name="google-search" method="get"
> action="http://www.google.com/search"> <input type="hidden"
> name="sitesearch" value="http://hackerpublicradio.org/" /> <input
> name="q" type="text" /> <input type="submit" name="sa" value="Search
> HPR with Google" /> </form>
> 
> This is the duck duck go - which doesn't support "site:"
> 
> <form name="duckduckgo-search" method="get"
> action="http://duckduckgo.com/"> <input type="hidden" name="site"
> value="http://hackerpublicradio.org/" /> <input name="q" type="text" 
> />
>   <input type="submit" name="Search" value="Search HPR with
> DuckDuckGo" /> </form>
> 
> So for now I added the iframe
> <iframe
> src="http://duckduckgo.com/search.html?site=hackerpublicradio.org&prefill=Search
> DuckDuckGo"
> style="overflow:hidden;margin:0;padding:0;width:408px;height:40px;"
> frameborder="0"></iframe>
> 
> Which is horrible.
> 
> @Deepgeek Send me the correct "form" code that supports "site:"
> 
> Ken.
> 
> 
> 
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