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

Kevin O'Brien zwilnik at zwilnik.com
Tue Mar 26 12:18:38 PDT 2013


On 3/26/2013 2:33 PM, Ken Fallon wrote:
> On Tue, 26 Mar 2013 16:09:57 +0100
> Ken Fallon <ken.fallon at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>> On Tuesday, March 26, 2013 07:05:00 AM dg wrote:
>>>> 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!
>>>>
>> This is a temporary solution until I get time to work on the HPR
>> internal query option.
>>
>> Ken.
> OK here's the situation.
>
> It's very very hard to sanitize free form search text locally. I don't
> want to load big libraries that themselves could be vulnerable. On the
> other hand there are privacy concerns sending people to external sites.
>
> Options people.
>
> Ken.
>
I can't say that I ever had problems with using Google search, myself.

Regards,

-- 
Kevin B. O'Brien
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