[Mediawiki-l] Search engine rendered useless by cookies

Rob Church robchur at gmail.com
Sat Mar 25 16:49:26 UTC 2006


Step one is to upgrade to 1.5.7 since 1.5.0 contains a number of
security vulnerabilities and major bugs.


Rob Church

On 25/03/06, Chris Knust <chris at knust-net.de> wrote:
> Hi y´all,
>
> I run a Wiki on MW1.50 at http://www.detroitinfo.de/wiki and still have
> trouble with the search function. It´s working smoothly for the first
> time, but after revisiting the wiki in the next session I only get crap
> returns such as "H*ere are 0* results, beginning with mit #*368282*."
> After deleting the detroitinfo.de cookie, everything´s back ok for one
> session. This happens with Opera, IE and Firefox.
> Since this is rather user-dissatisfying, any help is greatly appreciated.
> Thanks, regards
> Chris
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