filename Syntax search filter does not work as in docs
When searching code with Advanced Global search enabled, according to https://docs.gitlab.com/ee/user/search/advanced_search_syntax.html#syntax-search-filters it should allow literal filename filters but it does not.
Steps to reproduce
After indexing the content, search for a file with its complete name with the filename filter as in:
Although searching with the filename without the extension provides the expected results:
What is the current bug behavior?
filename search filter does not work as explained on the docs.
If the search does not specify any content (
* filename:product path:cbng-product-xml) the results are even weirder:
Among the results there is a file which is not even named
product in any way.
It looks like the filename filter is used for searching content as well.
Right now the only way to find a file with a specific name is by using the
What is the expected correct behavior?
Searching with the literal filename filter should provide results from files with that name.