Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Pathologically Eclectic Rubbish Lister

CPAN searchplugin for firefox 3

by sir_lichtkind (Friar)
on Nov 08, 2008 at 15:28 UTC ( #722406=snippet: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??
Description: beside smart bookmarks you have searchplugins in firefox. unfortunately in the mozilla addon repo doesn't have one for CPAN, but David showed how to get one. but because ff3 has a new API we need an update which i deliver here now:
<SearchPlugin xmlns="">
<Description>Comprehensive Perl Archive Network</Description>
<Image width="16" height="16">data:image/x-icon,%00%00%01%00%01%00%10%
<Url type="text/html" method="GET" template="
  <Param name="query" value="{searchTerms}"/>
  <Param name="mode" value="all"/>
Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re: CPAN searchplugin for firefox 3
by wazoox (Prior) on Nov 08, 2008 at 15:57 UTC
    Actually it does exist, but not in the "easy to find/general public targeted" search tool. It's on mycroft and there even are several variants. You'll find many other search engine gems on Mycroft...
        Great :) I found it so cool I advertised it on reddit ....
Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Domain Nodelet?
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: snippet [id://722406]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others imbibing at the Monastery: (3)
As of 2023-09-26 05:35 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    No recent polls found