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Bug 12832 - AJAX search auto suggest enchancments...
AJAX search auto suggest enchancments...
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Search (Other open bugs)
unspecified
All All
: Lowest enhancement (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Blocks:
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Reported: 2008-01-29 20:58 UTC by Wiredtape
Modified: 2011-03-13 18:05 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Wiredtape 2008-01-29 20:58:17 UTC
Currently the auto suggest AJAX search is both case sensitive and also only searches for articles beginning with the string.. This of course results in the following examples:

Example 1:
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Someone searches "cia"
results: none (of course I can't think of all of the other articles that start with "cia")

someone searches "CIA"
result: CIA



Example 2:
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the following articles exist:
CIA
Government Agencies/CIA (subpage CIA)
blah
blah/foo/bar/eek

someone searches "CIA"

only returns: CIA

someone searches: "blah"

returns: blah, blah/foo/bar/eek


I think this should be changed....and it is fairly easy to solve this...
Comment 1 Victor Vasiliev 2008-01-31 04:59:31 UTC
First is already implemented in TitleKey extension.
Second won't be implemented because of performance issues.

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