In Konqueror I use startpage.com as searchengine. Recently I began to notice that no matter what I search for the searchengine is randomly showing the same results page. I clean the cache at every shutdown, I've removed and reinstalled Konqueror and still the same page is shown randomly. I believe it is not an intentional action on the part of startpage.com. Since malware is very unusual on Linux I believe I can rule that out too. So I wonder how do I get rid of the page.

This is the relevant part of the page shown:

  • You could also include the search wordS.
    – user147505
    Aug 20, 2016 at 11:49
  • Search words are irrelevant. It can happen with any query.
    – wie5Ooma
    Aug 20, 2016 at 14:05
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    Since you've asked for it: it just happened again with the query linux bridge subnets
    – wie5Ooma
    Aug 20, 2016 at 14:33
  • I'd check in the advanced search settings if there's no phrase set that would dominate search results.
    – user147505
    Aug 20, 2016 at 15:25
  • I don't see a setting like that,
    – wie5Ooma
    Aug 21, 2016 at 14:54


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