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"Did you mean" section suggests invalid options

VERIFIED WONTFIX

Status

support.mozilla.org
General
VERIFIED WONTFIX
9 years ago
9 years ago

People

(Reporter: krupa, Unassigned)

Tracking

unspecified
1.0.2
x86
Mac OS X

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Description

9 years ago
steps to reproduce:
1.Log into our admin account.Set default language as "English"
2. Search for 1234
3.Notice the "Did you mean?" section.

observed behavior:

"-"is suggested as an alternative while searching for "1234"

screenshot: http://screencast.com/t/zJFrySjsgc
The bug is valid. However, I doubt anyone will search for 1234 and expect to find useful things...
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Comment 2

9 years ago
Search suggests "Telep" on searching for "twelve" 

https://support-stage.mozilla.org/tiki-newsearch.php?locale=en&q=twelve&where=all&sa=&filter_lang=1&l=en&en_too=1&lastmodif=0&type=0&author=
Summary: "-"is suggested as an alternative while searching for "1234" → "Did you mean" section suggests invalid options
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Updated

9 years ago
Blocks: 405028
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Comment 3

9 years ago
https://support-stage.mozilla.org/tiki-newsearch.php?locale=fr&q=Private+data+is+used+by+the+browser+to+enhance+your+experience+on+the+internet.+When+the+browser+remembers+a+web+site+you+previously+visited+or+the+username+and+password+for+your+favorite+web+site%2C+this+information+is+considered+your+private+data.++However%2C+there+may+be+times+when+you+do+not+want+other+users+of+your+computer+to+see+or+access+such+information.+For+example%2C+perhaps+if+a+friend+or+family+member+shares+your+computer%2C+you+would+prefer+for+them+not+to+be+able+to+see+what+web+sites+you%E2%80%99ve+visited+or+what+files+you%E2%80%99ve+downloaded.+In+such+cases%2C+you+have+the+option+to+clear+your+private+data.+You+can+clear+it+whenever+you+feel+the+need%2C+or+you+can+have+Firefox+automatically+clear+either+certain+elements+or+all+of+your+private+data.+&where=d&sa=&filter_lang=1&l=fr&en_too=1&lastmodif=0&type=0&author=

Updated

9 years ago
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Verified WONTFIX, as discussed in today's meeting, where we also decided that if it were too problematic, we would just disable it, but that for right now, it was actually helpful (the case of mis-spelling "bookmarks" as "bokmarks" and suggesting the former, helpfully).
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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