Global Search does find content only when word is (nearly) fully typed

Describe the bug

When searching for content the search bar only finds words in the content part of an object, when atleast all characters minus 1 are typed.

For example to find “apple” I have to type “appl”. Then it shows up, but not before.

To Reproduce

Steps to reproduce the behavior:

    1. Take some word from the content of an object.
    1. Start typing it into the search bar.
    1. Will only show up on the last two letters.

Expected behavior

I dont know if searching all objects with every typed char is practical. But at least after a few chars I think it should start searching

Desktop (please complete the following information):

  • OS: Linux
  • Version: 0.18.59

Confirmed, thanks for the report!

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Yep, I can confirm too.

I created a book Object called “The Infernal Device” and was trying to search and link it to a different object, but I had typed the whole words in order for it to show up, when I typed “The Infer” it didn’t work.

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@kEbZeCK Thank you for your notice! It has been added to the bug tracker

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The search for the titles of objects is much better now. Thank you.

While this thread was mentioned in the changelog in 0.24.0. The text there refers to the title only.
This thread here initially was about the content.
In the current state I can find the right object only, when I have a word fully typed, thats in that object.

Is it planned to do the search for content also with partially written words?

@Angelo This report was mentioned in the release notes of 0.24.0 to be fixed.The fix just fixed it for the title, not the content, which was the reason of this report.
Is this report still in the view of the team or was it “closed” for them?

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