Numbers in search terms prevent matching

Bug #659870 reported by Gavin Panella on 2010-10-13
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Launchpad itself

Bug Description

Using the search box on and attempting to
locate a particular bug, in this case bug 658227, does not work if a number
(in this case, a version string, "4.8") is included in the search terms.

The summary of the bug is currently set to:

  upgrade process does not upgrade underlying BDB format from 4.7 to
  4.8 (so slapd aborts with "Program version 4.8 doesn't match
  environment version 4.7" error message)

To reproduce:

- In the search form on, leave the radio button
  next to "All projects" selected and enter "Program version 4.8
  doesn't match environment" into the search box. No bugs will be

- Remove the "4.8" from the search terms (leaving "Program version
  doesn't match environment") and the bug will be found (among

description: updated
Deryck Hodge (deryck) wrote :

This will become higher importance when we start working on a story around better search across Launchpad.

Changed in malone:
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Low
Matthew Paul Thomas (mpt) wrote :

See also bug 5943.

William Grant (wgrant) on 2015-09-11
tags: added: bug-search
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