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Option to exclude redirection pages from search results
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As a user, I'd like an option to exclude redirection pages from search results
(Requested at https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Thread:Help_talk:CirrusSearch/exclude_redirections_%3F )

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But intitle does not search redirect titles.

Until intitle searches redirects titles, having a word or phrase match in the title of a redirect, as was displayed in the unwanted search results, is the only way to search redirect titles.

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This would be quite messy from a UI perspective and questionable on how useful this would be, declining this ticket. If there is more of a use case than what is in this ticket, please reopen and show examples / steps to reproduce.