HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
  • LibraryThing
  • Book discussions
  • Your LibraryThing
  • Join to start using.

'Recently added' links on author page use incorrect filter

Bug Collectors

Join LibraryThing to post.

1konallis
Jul 23, 2015, 9:34am Top

Under 'Recently added' on an author page, there's a list of members who've recently added books by that author. This in the format '{username} ({number of books added})', where '{number of books added}' links to books by that author in the member's catalogue.

The bug is that:
The list includes both books for which the author is a main author, and books for which they're listed as a secondary author under 'Also by...'.

However, the link to the member's catalogue only outputs books for which the author is a main author. This means that if a member has added only books for which that author is a secondary author, following the link to their catalogue gives 'No books found'.

Example: https://www.librarything.com/author/aldingtonrichard, member sarah_tackett.

2konallis
Jan 5, 2018, 6:14am Top

This is still the same.

3konallis
Oct 1, 2018, 4:25am Top

Bump. Still a bug.

4konallis
Feb 15, 5:18am Top

Same for the 'Top members' list.

5gilroy
Feb 15, 9:34am Top

https://www.librarything.com/topic/303816
Suspect this is a related bug.

6konallis
Feb 15, 9:49am Top

Yes, I updated this one upon seeing the other one :)

Group: Bug Collectors

903 members

92,483 messages

Bug Tracking

This topic is part of LibraryThing's in-talk bug tracking.

Join or watch Bug Collectors to get "Bug Tracking" under "The World" in Talk all the time.

Bug (edit)

ID: 193650

Category: Author pages

Assigned to all

Reported by konallis

Status: Reported

Jul 23, 2015, 9:34am

4 years since last change

By konallis

Status log

Reported. konallis (Jul 23, 2015, 9:34am)

About

This topic is not marked as primarily about any work, author or other topic.

Touchstones

No touchstones

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 134,792,886 books! | Top bar: Always visible