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by perspicacia
Tue May 07, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: v2 Deployment
Topic: Search Issues
Replies: 7
Views: 1433

Re: Search Issues

And no, search is not a simple DB query. Not when you have millions of unicode records with the need for fuzzy matching ("MASH" should match "M*A*S*H", for example). It's a non-simple problem that is solved through Algolia or Elasticsearch. I agree it is not a simple thing, howe...
by perspicacia
Tue May 07, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Resolved Requests
Topic: The Fix (2019)
Replies: 1
Views: 34

The Fix (2019)

This series ( https://www.thetvdb.com/series/the-fix ) started life here as "The Fix (2019)" to differentiate it from the 2018 gameshow and I believe an Asian show of the same name then it got redone as just "The Fix", then went back to "The Fix (2019)" and now it is ju...
by perspicacia
Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:09 am
Forum: Resolved Requests
Topic: After Life (2019)
Replies: 4
Views: 419

After Life (2019)

As usual a new series starts and because the search engine is so C**P and no one can find an entry for it we end up with duplicates. If you put After Life in the search it finds nothing with that title and yet three listings exist... https://www.thetvdb.com/?tab=series&id=351432 https://www.thet...
by perspicacia
Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Resolved Requests
Topic: Top Gear Specials
Replies: 13
Views: 343

Re: re-open top gear ... yet another request

I have pm'd Darklightindigo about this to see if we can get somewhere.
by perspicacia
Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:16 am
Forum: Resolved Requests
Topic: Top Gear Specials
Replies: 13
Views: 343

Re: Top Gear Specials

Change to the synopsis of part 2....

This week Chris and Matt test two all-season supercars, Chris gets sideways in an Alfa Romeo, Rory goes retro-arcade gaming in a Renault Twingo, and Matt gets to grips with a go-anywhere SUV from Russia.
by perspicacia
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: Resolved Requests
Topic: Top Gear Specials
Replies: 13
Views: 343

Re: re-open top gear ... yet another request

Not Going to happen - if you read the last sentence in the rules above in pink/red you will notice it says... Note: Requests to unlock a series will be denied as all series locks are in place for a good reason. Please indicate which changes you are needing to see made and cite valid sources as menti...
by perspicacia
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Resolved Requests
Topic: Delete Bad Artwork?
Replies: 0
Views: 79

Delete Bad Artwork?

https://www.thetvdb.com/series/sex-education

https://www.thetvdb.com/artwork/1328709
https://www.thetvdb.com/artwork/1328710

How did these two artworks pass as banners, they are just fanarts squashed to fit banner dimensions!!

Need deleting?
by perspicacia
Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:03 am
Forum: Resolved Requests
Topic: Top Gear Specials
Replies: 13
Views: 343

Re: Top Gear Specials

Doesn't look this is going to get done anytime soon, and now there is an 5th episode to add... Best Of - Part 5 Air Date 13 Jan Featuring the greatest Top Gear adventures from the last three series. Matt takes Chris on a hunt for Bigfoot, Rory delves into Japan's underground car scene, Chris tears u...
by perspicacia
Mon Dec 31, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Series Change Requests
Topic: Spy in the Wild
Replies: 0
Views: 43

Spy in the Wild

When searching for Spy in the Wild the search results give everything but the right listing - i.e. no entry for Spy in the Wild . As a result the are in fact now 4 separate entries for this series... ID322505 - https://www.thetvdb.com/series/spy-in-the-wild ID348633 - https://www.thetvdb.com/series/...
by perspicacia
Mon Dec 31, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Search Engine
Replies: 2
Views: 207

Re: Search Engine

... and as a result there are now 4 separate entries for this series.... ID322505 - https://www.thetvdb.com/series/spy-in-the-wild ID348633 - https://www.thetvdb.com/series/spyinthewild ID353227 - https://www.thetvdb.com/series/spione-im-tierreich ID357462 - https://www.thetvdb.com/series/spy-in-the...