Tailor place search to configured place #194

loarie opened this Issue Dec 11, 2013 · 2 comments


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loarie commented Dec 11, 2013

Somewhat similar to issue #193, configured instances would like to display places that are descendants of specific place (such as New Zealand) before returning other place. For example, for a search on 'Lower', places that are descendants of New Zealand would be returned first as follows:
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This is part of the NatureWatchNZ wishlist


kueda commented Dec 23, 2013

This will probably be pretty straightforward since we don't have that many place records. Currently this doesn't even hit sphinx.


kueda commented Sep 16, 2014

Actually it did hit sphinx, and making it work for what's basically a descendant query required a performative but brittle solution (same applies to indexing projects on their places). Works for now.

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