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IDOL server accepts a natural language or Boolean search string and returns users who own matching agents or profiles. This process allows you to identify experts in any subject, eliminating time consuming searches for specialists and unnecessary researching of subjects for which expert knowledge is already available.
You can use the Community action to find agents or profiles in the community that match a natural language or Boolean search string.
For example:
http://IDOLhost:port/action=Community&Text=how does the cost of funds, such as the costs of performing a credit evaluation on the business requesting a loan, determine the spread between the federal funds rate and the prime rate&AgentsFindProfiles=true&Profiles FindAgents=true
This action finds agents and profiles in the user community that match the specified text.