Search results different between AWI and Java Client

Document ID : KB000084941
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
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The search result is different between the Automic Web Interface (AWI) 12.0.0 and the deprecated Java Client when searching for objects with special characters such as "#".

Investigation
  1. ​Create 2 objects with the same name using the AWI.
Example: 
WIN_420148_MO#BCD03_TSM_BCD_COPY_SCRIPTS.1
WIN_420148_MO#BCD03_TSM_BCD_COPY_SCRIPTS.2
 
  1. Search for the object using the following string:
MO#
 
Actual: Only the tasks are being displayed, not the objects.
Expected:  Both objects should be returned.
 
Environment:
OS Version: N/A
Cause:
Cause type:
Defect
Root Cause: Search results different between AWI and Java Client. Query needed to be modified in the AWI.
Resolution:
Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available.

Fix Status: In Progress

Fix Version(s):
Automic Web Interface 12.1.0 - Planned release date: 2017-09-29
Automic Web Interface 12.0.1 – Available
Additional Information:
Workaround :
Use the deprecated Java UserInterface (UI).