It definitely might improve!!!!!!!
In the new version - coming out soon - will allow the user to enter a page
number against a word. As well some other corrections to the system, there
should be a gradual improvement on getting the correct page.
2011/7/14 Caoimhin O Donnaile <[log in to unmask]>
> Another BTW: I followed your advice and went looking for "caora" in the
>> e-Dinneen (an r-Duinníneach?). By clicking the headword, I didn't get to
>> page 163 which contains "caora", but it brought me to p. 164.
> This happens very often in the r-Duinníneach, unfortunately, and is because
> the page indexing is an imperfection in an otherwise really great system at
> ul.ie. The page indexing is based simply on the three-letter page headers
> in the original printed version: cao > cao > car > car ..., and is not
> nearly fine enough, and moreover does not take proper account of the effects
> of hyphens or the punc séimhithe or the síneadh fada. Maybe Gearóid’s
> forthcoming new system will improve it?
> I have improved the page-indexing a bit when accessing the r-Duinníneach
> from Multidict:
> although it still isn’t perfect.
> By the way, there are links here to Old Irish:
> and Modern Irish:
> online dictionaries and wordlists. If anyone knows of others which should
> be added, please let me know.