Metarecord search does not honor search filters

Bug #1461650 reported by Kathy Lussier on 2015-06-03
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Blake GH

Bug Description

Originally filed as part of Marking as confirmed since it was previously reported by another person.

When doing a search in the TPAC and using a format filter (eg. Searching using the All Books filter) you get a result list that only includes books (correct). However, if you choose 'Group Formats and Editions', the metarecord browse shows all format types, and when you click though to the individual record browse list, you see all records not just those in the all books filter.

The Group Formats and editions box should honour whatever search filters have been applied to the search.

Blake GH (bmagic) on 2015-11-05
Changed in evergreen:
assignee: nobody → Blake GH (blake-j)
Kathy Lussier (klussier) wrote :

Although this bug focused on format filters, I wanted to make a note that the Grouped Record results page also ignores most other filters available on the search results page, including audience, bib level, item type, language, copy location, publication year, etc.

The only limiter that appears to work on this page is the Search Library limiter.

Kathy Lussier (klussier) wrote :

Blake, are you actively working on this?

Blake GH (bmagic) wrote :

I am working on these:

I believe the same code will fix these. They are all related. We have turned on group formats by default in our OPAC and we are impacted by these. I don't have an ETA, but I do have some code worked out.

Kathy Lussier (klussier) wrote :

Marking this bug as a duplicate of bug 1629108 since the changes to metarecord searching should resolve this issue.

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