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Search Results not showing

Thread began 1/20/2014 4:24 pm by joerg431091 | Last modified 1/24/2014 10:21 am by joerg431091 | 669 views | 8 replies

joerg431091

Search Results not showing

I have created a search form on one of our websites but the search results don’t show. What drives me crazy is that I have done the exact same (at least I thought so) on a different website and it works great. Even if I re-direct the form action to that other website, it works but if I leave it pointing just to products_Results.php it does not. So I suspect I must have something wrong in the Search Result Server Behavior on the products_Results.php page.

I tried to use the search wizard as well as the search tutorial but seem to always miss something. Any pointers are very much appreciated.

Here is my search form:

<form action="products_Results.php" method="get" name="WADASearchForm" id="WADASearchForm" class="search-form">
<input type="submit" value="Search" class="search-submit-button" />
<input type="text" placeholder="Search..." value="" name="ProductMetaKeywords" id="ProductMetaKeywords" class="search-text-box" />
<input type="Hidden" name="Search" id="Search" value="Search" />
</form>


Here is the Server Behavior for the DataAssist Search (WADAproducts) on the products_results.php page:

<?php
//WA Database Search (Copyright 2005, WebAssist.com)
//Recordset: WADAproducts;
//Searchpage: products_search.php;
//Form: WADASearchForm;
$WADbSearch1_DefaultWhere = "";
if (!session_id()) session_start();
if (isset($_GET["Search"]) || isset($_GET["Search_x"])) {
$WADbSearch1 = new FilterDef;
$WADbSearch1->initializeQueryBuilder("MYSQL","1");
//keyword array declarations

//comparison list additions
$WADbSearch1->addComparisonFromEdit("ProductName","ProductName","AND","Includes",0);
$WADbSearch1->addComparisonFromEdit("ProductMetaKeywords","ProductMetaKeywords","AND","Includes",0);
$WADbSearch1->addComparisonFromEdit("ProductPrice","ProductPrice","AND","=",1);
$WADbSearch1->addComparison("ProductKeywords","ProductKeywords","OR","Includes",0);

//save the query in a session variable
if (1 == 1) {
$_SESSION["WADbSearch1_products_results"]=$WADbSearch1->whereClause;
}
}
else {
$WADbSearch1 = new FilterDef;
$WADbSearch1->initializeQueryBuilder("MYSQL","1");
//get the filter definition from a session variable
if (1 == 1) {
if (isset($_SESSION["WADbSearch1_products_results"]) && $_SESSION["WADbSearch1_products_results"] != "") {
$WADbSearch1->whereClause = $_SESSION["WADbSearch1_products_results"];
}
else {
$WADbSearch1->whereClause = $WADbSearch1_DefaultWhere;
}
}
else {
$WADbSearch1->whereClause = $WADbSearch1_DefaultWhere;
}
}
$WADbSearch1->whereClause = str_replace("\\''", "''", $WADbSearch1->whereClause);
$WADbSearch1whereClause = '';
?>

The exact same configuration works perfectly on one of our other websites. The main difference between the 2 products_results.php pages (the one on the site that works and the current one that does not) is the Recordset (WADAproducts) server behavior. Not sure whether this has something to do with this but wanted to mention it.

Any ideas are greatly appreciated.

Best,
Joerg

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