Yahoo mail search is broken. I've tried multiple browsers (latest ie7
and firefox 2), multiple computers, multiple origin (ISP) networks,
multiple Y! accounts.
The only common denominator I find in my testing is both my Yahoo
accounts are on us.mg1.mail. yahoo (and I'm only testing in Windows XP).
Yahoo answer's (tm) shows that other people are reporting this, for
some time now. (See
http://answers. yahoo.com/ question/ index?qid= 20080310114217AA yMDov)
Is Yahoo aware of this? If so, when will it be fixed? Finally, where
is the authoritative source to look for yahoo's status on such reports
(meaning, where does Yahoo acknowledges the problem and report when it
will be fixed.)
Below you will find the error report I receive, which appears in a
pop-up window after press GO in the search text field.
[http://us.mg1. mail.yahoo. com/dc/launch? .rand=xxxxx]
An unexpected problem has occurred (Error executing
Performing your action again in a few moments will probably solve the
If it persists, we suggest you close this window and re-launch Yahoo!