[REBOL] Re: Results 1 - 10 of about 14,000...
From: carl:cybercraft at: 7-Jul-2004 23:38
>> returns links to .r files with "rebol" in - ie, mainly REBOL scripts I
>> would think. Of which there's about 14,000 it would seem.
>It would be impressive if there were that many *different* REBOL scripts out
>on the web.
>Sadly, Google is counting all variants of the same URL. You can see that if
>you try this...
> rebol mailing list filetype:r
>....and click repeat the search with the omitted results included
>You should see around 12,200 -- most of which are variants of a half-a-dozen
>CGIs from REBOL.org.
Hmmm. By restricting the queries like this...
rebol filetype:r -ml -search -id
(and after clicking on omitted results) I get over 900 results, most of which appear
to be scripts.
>I don't now how many *different* .r scripts are indexed by Google (it's not
>an easy number to get -- even via the SOAP API).
>But if you page to the end of the claimed14000 results, you'll see that it
>stops at around 140 and says: "In order to show you the most relevant results,
>we have omitted some entries very similar to the 144 already displayed."
>Rixbot ( http://www.oops-as.no/rix ) says it has found over 1800 REBOL
>scripts embedded in webpages it has spidered. That may be a better estimate. I
>don't know how may duplicates that includes.
Yes - hard to say, but between 1 and 3 thousand would seem to be a good guess.
-- Carl Read