From nsIAutoCompleteResult.idl: /** * The original search string */ readonly attribute AString searchString; But the result returned from Places autocomplete provides a modified string. This affects xpfe autocomplete because it sanity-checks the string. Note that both Mork-based histories did return the original string as advertised.
Created attachment 342785 [details] [diff] [review] Proposed patch
Comment on attachment 342785 [details] [diff] [review] Proposed patch Yes, this makes sense. Edward should take a look at this too.
Comment on attachment 342785 [details] [diff] [review] Proposed patch r=Mardak Apparently the autocomplete feedback and UI just asks the controller for the search string instead of poking at the AutoCompleteResult.
Pushed changeset 1e58e56a8234 to mozilla-central.