Maybe it is a bug (duplicate search results, same URL more than once)

balacobaco balacobaco
Created: 2 years and 9 days ago • Updated: 2 years and 9 days ago
It is not the first time this have happened to me. Eventually it happens for several searches (does not seem related to some search or kinds of).
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Strange, never happened to me. Maybe it's a bug of the html version?
posted by <hidden> • 2 years and 8 days ago Link
I have no clue, but I think this kind of bug should not be possible for only the HTML version. And it happens eventually with my searches. Most things that I search are in Portuguese, my mother language. The potential results should be smaller than English language results, in general; maybe that could be related... but it is just a guess. Well... lets wait and maybe some staff will say anything.
posted by balacobaco 2 years and 6 days ago Link
With the exact search of:

+tworld linux chips 1.3.0-5

I could repeat the result now. In fact, scroll a bit more down in the results page I saw a third occurrence of that duplicate one. If I can repeat the test with this search, I guess other users can do it too. Please do so. A direct link for the HTML version of the search is:

Choose any or all or twice on ten times... the more, the best. :)
posted by balacobaco 2 years and 6 days ago Link
The same search doesn't duplicate results in the normal DDG version, so yeah it's a html-version bug. :\
posted by <hidden> • 2 years and 5 days ago Link
Thank you for confirming it! :)
posted by balacobaco 2 years and 1 day ago Link
Thanks for reporting this, we're looking into the issue!
posted by anothernewphone Staff1 year and 11 months ago Link