Feature #4242

Allow searching on textual dates

Added by David Juhasz over 8 years ago. Updated over 7 years ago.

Status:VerifiedStart date:
Priority:HighDue date:
Assignee:Jesús García Crespo% Done:

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Category:Search / Browse
Target version:Release 1.3
Google Code Legacy ID:atom-2294 Tested version:
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Description

Add ability to search for textual date values (e.g. "circa 1963", "[195?] - 1962")

[g] Legacy categories: Search / browse

History

#1 Updated by David Juhasz over 8 years ago

  • Status changed from New to QA/Review

Fixed in r11252.

[g] New owner:

#2 Updated by David Juhasz over 8 years ago

Fix requires rebuilding the search index.

#3 Updated by David Juhasz over 8 years ago

  • Subject set to Allow searching on textual dates

remove scare quotes

#4 Updated by Anonymous over 8 years ago

  • Status changed from QA/Review to Feedback

circa YYYY works
[ca.YYYY] works - conduct search without brackets
[YYYY?] works - conduct search without brackets
[YYY-] works - conduct search without brackets
[YYYY - YYYY] works - conduct search without brackets

[YYY-?] DOES NOT WORK

#5 Updated by Anonymous over 8 years ago

RAD dates should be tested:

[1867?] probable date
[ca. 1867] approximate date
[before 1867] terminal date
[after 5 Jan. 1867] terminal date
[1892 or 1893] one year or the other
[between 1915 and 1918] use only for dates fewer than 20 years apart
[197-] decade certain
[186-?] probable decade
[17–] century certain
[17–?] probable century

#6 Updated by Jessica Bushey about 8 years ago

[g] New owner: Jessica Bushey

#7 Updated by Jesús García Crespo about 8 years ago

[g] New owner: Jesús García Crespo

#8 Updated by David Juhasz about 8 years ago

  • Status changed from Feedback to Verified

The search feature is not meant to accommodate searches on uncertain dates. Closing.

#9 Updated by Redmine Admin over 7 years ago

  • Category set to Search / Browse

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