User input in Sherlock plugins should be customizable



15 years ago
10 years ago


(Reporter: Romain Vallet, Assigned: shliang)


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15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.5a) Gecko/20030728 Mozilla Firebird/0.6.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.5a) Gecko/20030728 Mozilla Firebird/0.6.1

When creating Sherlock plugins, I wish I could customize the way the search
string is integrated into the final query URL.

My problem is that when I search for "foo" on a given search site, the
querystring schema isn't always "?search=foo". On some sites it appears to be
something like "?search=stuff_foo_stuff".

Such a thing can be seen on, the querystring schema is
(partially) "?sql=1foo~c".

I wish I could add some wildcards or stuff in my user input... something like :

<input name="sql" user="1%s~c">

where %s is replaced by the search string at runtime.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
Let's suppose we want to search for "tenacious" on, the following
URL works :

whereas Sherlock allows to generate such an URL :

which doesn't work.
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