I’m delighted to see. folks. discussing. the sad state of search. I have little to add beyond Amen, 💯, yes the current state is complete shit. Searching for anything will inevitably have me trudging through pages of blogspam and repackaged content. Looking for that Postgres function syntax? Be prepared for paragraphs of:

As the world stores ever more information, technologies such as the Postgres database have become increasingly… 😴 … 6000 words later … gen_random_uuid () 😍

I’ve seen some comments about how we should just go back to the old hand-curated Yahoo index, and damn if that doesn’t seem awfully attractive at times.