Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe



User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
Okiemockbird Needed? Song history FAQ ? (17) RE: Needed? Song history FAQ ? 04 Jan 00


Ah, I thought you were proposing a serial number itentification system for ALL the lyrics. I was aware of the keyword mechanim, but not of the DT numbers, so thanks for the tip off! In exploring the search mechanism I also found the capability the anonymous poster was referring to, so I thank that individual also.

How come, when I power-search under "#200" I get a link to a file containing "Wraggle-taggle gypsies" with the notation "Child #200", but when I search under "W" I get a file which doesn't identify the lyric as a version of Child #200?

Does the thread-creation mechanism have a prefix for "Info add:" or "Sleevenote:" for mutcatters use when posting new or corrected history or cross-reference information about a lyric in the DT? (I haven't seen one, but maybe I've missed it, or misinterpreted one.)

T.


Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.