Search Page Parameters
The format for specifying parameters via the URL is as follows:
where parameter1 and parameter2 are the names of parameters you are specifying. Note that all specified parameters values, expect for the final parameter value, must be followed by an amperstand (&). There is no limit to the number of parameters that can be specified.
The format is nearly the same for the atom search page, except for a slight difference in the portion of the URL before parameter specification:
The known parameters for the search pages are
* g: The *group* to search in. Default: All groups on the site. * t: Include *topics* in results? 1 = yes; 0 = no. Default: 1 * This does not cause actual topic content to be part of the search result. * p: Include individual *posts* in results? 1 = yes; 0 = no. Default: 0 * This does cause actual post content to be part of the search result. * f: Include *files* in results? 1 = yes; 0 = no. Default: 0 * i: The *index* (aka offset) into the search-results. Default: 0 * l: The number of results to return (the *length*). Default: 6 * s: The text to *search* for. Default: Nothing
The following parameters are known to exist, but have an unknown impact on the search:
* a * m