RE: search

From: Dylan Douglas <dylan_at_mediadefender.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 17:10:09 -0700

I'm not sure how to handle that. We could just say, "prev page" and
"next page" and the number of prev pages, but not a number of next
pages. And when I'm doing my query, see if I can make 21, rather than
20. If there is at least one more, display next page, otherwise don't?

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Ivan Kwok
>Sent: Friday, April 27, 2007 4:38 PM
>To: Stefan Kaczmarek; Dylan Douglas
>Cc: Ben Ebert; Jay Mairs; Nainesh Solanki; Sergio Alvarez; Ty Heath
>Subject: RE: search
>
>Why are the last few pages always have no results? Is that
>because we're filtering out the ones with no sources?
>
>-Ivan
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Stefan Kaczmarek [mailto:stefan_at_thezonie.org]
>Sent: Friday, April 27, 2007 4:28 PM
>To: Dylan Douglas
>Cc: Ben Ebert; Ivan Kwok; Jay Mairs; Nainesh Solanki; Sergio
>Alvarez; Ty Heath
>Subject: Re: search
>
>Ok, well, that's all fine and good and everything, but I made the
>change to say "No results found." when there are no results, but when
>I do a search for "metallica" I get 114 (!) pages of shit, and so I
>click on page 114 and it says "No results found."
>
>Err...
>
>So I changed it to only say that if they're looking at page 1, but I
>think that's a bit crap.
>
>- Z
>
>On Apr 27, 2007, at 3:30 PM, Dylan Douglas wrote:
>
>> It worked until I optimized the way to get the total. Well, screw
>> that
>> then. Here's the version that gives the right total. Mine you,
>> this is
>> the total without taking filtering and sources into consideration.
>> So,
>> if the family filter is on, it might say there are 50 more search
>> results and end up returning nothing when you ask for the
>next page of
>> data.
>>
>> Make sure to check what is coming back, since you should probably
>> display "No search results" or some other really cool
>message when you
>> get no results, so people know not to wait forever.
>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Stefan Kaczmarek [mailto:stefan_at_thezonie.org]
>>> Sent: Friday, April 27, 2007 3:20 PM
>>> To: Dylan Douglas
>>> Cc: Ben Ebert; Ivan Kwok; Jay Mairs; Nainesh Solanki; Sergio
>>> Alvarez; Ty Heath
>>> Subject: Re: search
>>>
>>> Ok, but why is the total always no bigger than 20?
>>>
>>> On Apr 27, 2007, at 3:11 PM, Dylan Douglas wrote:
>>>
>>>> Done.
>>>>
>>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>>> From: Stefan Kaczmarek [mailto:stefan_at_thezonie.org]
>>>>> Sent: Friday, April 27, 2007 2:42 PM
>>>>> To: Dylan Douglas
>>>>> Cc: Ben Ebert; Ivan Kwok; Jay Mairs; Nainesh Solanki; Sergio
>>>>> Alvarez; Ty Heath
>>>>> Subject: Re: search
>>>>>
>>>>> You need quotes around your total value in the json.
>>>>>
>>>>> On Apr 27, 2007, at 11:35 AM, Dylan Douglas wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Z-
>>>>>>
>>>>>> The Search function now works the same as the history.php, where
>>>>>> you can
>>>>>> specify a offset and limit. So, we can do the multi-page layout
>>>>>> with
>>>>>> it. It also gives the total number of search results, so you can
>>>>>> figure
>>>>>> out if there is a next page.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> -D
>>>>>>
>>>>>> -----
>>>>>> Dylan Douglas
>>>>>> MediaDefender
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> <winmail.dat>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>
>>>
>
>
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