[BUG] Searching the Dictionary with $

Mike Kerner MikeKerner at roadrunner.com
Fri Dec 23 17:31:38 CET 2016


did you try quoting the string instead of escaping it?  I don't think this
is going to be trivial to fix without having at it, but I also haven't read
through the code in a month-plus.

On Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 6:51 PM, Kay C Lan <lan.kc.macmail at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 22, 2016 at 10:45 PM, Mike Kerner <MikeKerner at roadrunner.com>
> wrote:
> > The new dictionary is indeed different.  It is (mostly) implemented using
> > the Bootstrap framework, which also means that much of it is more
> > webby than the rest of us might like
>
> Some of what we like and don't like can be simply down to our aversion
> to change. With the Dictionary I think the new version is 'generally'
> headed in the right direction. Whether it is easier or harder to fix
> now that it's more webby I can't comment; all I know is that Panos has
> confirmed it's a regression problem so the team is onto it :-)
>
> There is no excuse to not being able to find a Dictionary entry by
> using the 'exact' characters.
>
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