User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040206 Firefox/0.8 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.6) Gecko/20040206 Firefox/0.8 When using the default quick search, firefox translates "google foo" to "http://www.google.com/search?&q=foo" When using the search location bar, it gets translated to "http://www.google.com/search?q=foo&sourceid=mozilla-search&start=0&start=0&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8" Especially the sourceid parameter is of interest. I personally think it's a good thing for the mozilla community to include this parameter in the default quick search. Maybe make it firefox-search instead of mozilla-search. I know it's just a small thing, but this might give a clearer picture of the amount of people actually using mozilla / firefox Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open a new tab 2. Type in the adressbar: "google foo" 3. Now click in the small search box to the right, enter "foo" and hit enter Actual Results: when using the location bar, the sourceid parameter is not passed to google Expected Results: Pass it
you're using the keyword bookmark from the default bookmarks. You can modify that if you want, since these bookmarks are only read into your profile when you create the profile. http://lxr.mozilla.org/seamonkey/source/browser/app/profile/bookmarks.html shows that the sourceid is part of the current base bookmarks.html, so new users/profiles will pass that parameter. The URL in your quick search bookmark should be changed to http://www.google.com/search?&q=%s&sourceid=mozilla-search to match the current implementation. Resolving WORKSFORME since this has already been changed, but I don't think there's a bug for it.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 14 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
Assignee: p_ch → nobody
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
QA Contact: search
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