Activities mode search doesn't find files anymore?

Debarshi Ray at
Thu Sep 13 09:42:37 UTC 2012

> I was trying to use the search box in the activities view to find my pdf
> files, but it doesn't work any more. I remember it working earlier. It
> shows applications, folders, contacts, but no files in the search
> results.
> I installed the tracker-gui "desktop search", and that shows my files,
> so tracker is working correctly. Gnome documents seems to show my files
> too.
> Is this a change in behaviour of the search box, or is it a bug (known?)

Hard to say unless you mention which version of GNOME. Particularly
gnome-shell and gnome-documents.


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