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Bug 1921 - Search finds articles a long time after deletion
Search finds articles a long time after deletion
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Search (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal minor (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2005-04-18 23:34 UTC by mueller
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:33 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description mueller 2005-04-18 23:34:31 UTC
As of April 19, 2005, the following search:
shows a search hit on
with the caption "Relevancy: 73.4% - 0.9k (149 words) - 22:54, 18 Apr 2005".
The article was deleted on April 5. Other articles deleted the same day are also
found, e.g.
Relevancy: 46.7% - 0.9k (149 words) - 23:03, 18 Apr 2005
Since the two sizes are exactly the same, it seems that search is finding
Comment 1 Antoine "hashar" Musso (WMF) 2006-01-08 17:31:49 UTC
Search index is manually updated from time to time.
So, changes made to the wiki are not reflected automaticly in
the search engine, just like google :)
Comment 2 Aaron Schulz 2009-06-15 20:17:42 UTC
*** Bug 19206 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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