While removing the hidden-features tag, I noticed that searching on a tag, as well as with the
locked status filter does not work.
See here for the hidden-features tag:
https://stackoverflow.com/search?q=%5Bhidden-features%5D+locked%3A1 (25, these are all locked)
https://stackoverflow.com/search?q=%5Bhidden-features%5D+locked%3A0 (25, um, these are all locked, WTF?)
It also show's up in the tag auto-complete, which I can't tell if it is a bug or not (the FAQ entry on historical locks states that it won't show up in question searches, but this isn't a question search).
That said, please fix the search for using a tag combined with the
Additionally, if a question is historically locked, then it shouldn't count towards the tag count in the auto-complete list when suggesting tags. For popular tags such as c# and whatnot, we're not in danger of someone not finding that tag. For tags which are honeypots of crap questions, those tags shouldn't be there in the first place, and we shouldn't be suggesting those tags to people asking new questions.