[Desktop][Search] BUG: Wrong song moved to playlist from sorted search

Okay, so I updated Slack and the problem was resolved by your hack of not allowing sorting searches :(  But I'm still submitting because I put all this time into writing this up before trying an update.

PLATFORM:

Spotify (an old Desktop version that still allowed sorting searches)

macOS High Sierra (version 10.13.6 (17G65))

 

STEPS TO REPRODUCE:


1.  Use the search bar to search for a string (e.g. "i don't care")

2.  In the "Songs" section click on "SEE ALL"

3. Sort by a column (e.g. "ARTIST")

4. Drag a song to a playlist (e.g. the third song, "LAND OF THE FREAKS" by 2Chainz)

5. Go to the playlist

EXPECTED: you will see the song you dragged (e.g."LAND OF THE FREAKS" by 2Chainz)

ACTUAL: you will see a different song (e.g. "I Don't Care" by Nav, Metro Boomin)

 

NOTES:

  • This also worked for selecting multiple items
  • This also worked when right clicking and choosing "add to playlist"



APPARENT CAUSE:
it appears that this is happening because an index is assigned upon the original search, and then moving songs does so by index -- meaning when I select the third song (sorted by artist) the song actually moved is the thing song (sorted by the default search sort).

Updated on 2018-12-23

 
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Updated on 2018-12-23

 
Seems like you're having an issue worth investigating.
 

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