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Questions tagged [bug]

Indicates you've found an erroneous or unexpected behaviour in the system that needs to be fixed.

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Deleted question appears on review queue

I was recently (in fact just right now) browsing the review queue when I saw an off-topic question. I tried to downvote, but then I got a message that the question was deleted and I couldn't vote on ...
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Pointing out bugs without comment privilege

I found a bug in a code golf submission but do not yet have commenting privilege. Is there a polite way for me to let the user know about this bug? The site offers me to "suggest an edit" but I'm not ...
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Leaderboard not working correctly

The snippet used in many questions to generate a leaderboard is not displaying correctly for me, and some links are not working. I am using Firefox 59.0.2 (64-bit) on macOS 10.13.2 (High Sierra). The ...
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Has anybody used PPCG.SE before April 5th?

I'm serious. Does anybody here remember viewing any pages on PPCG.SE before the fifth of this month? Because according to the site analytics (5k+ only), the only time anybody has ever visited or ...
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404 image is missing on the meta site Page Not Found page [duplicate]

The 404 image is missing in the meta site's Page Not Found page. The main sites' Page Not Found page has that image: codegolf.stackexchange.com/404 But in the meta site it is missing: codegolf....
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Election page is broken

I just got a notification telling me to vote in the election. When following the link however, I'm redirected to here (an error page). Presumably, this is supposed to be the election page. It seems ...
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Non-mod-only tag is shown in red

Last I checked, one did not need a diamond in their name to post questions tagged kolmogorov-complexity. I also didn't know that main site tags could be mods-only. Oddly enough, when I'm in the ...
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VBA Syntax Highlighting [closed]

the below pertains to the flag language: lang-vba, which I have since been informed is not actually a flag, and for my use I should have been using ...
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Site icons being messed up

I just noticed that PPCG now has Code Review's icon in some areas of SE. I'm pretty sure this is a bug since I can't find any discussion related to it. Basically the problem seems to appear wherever ...
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Is this another puzzle? 404 image in 404 page

I just stumbled upon a question that was deleted here on this meta. (Link to reproduce for users with >2k rep.) All good, questions get deleted all the time, but I couldn't help noticing something ...
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The SE chat feed bot seems to be unwell

The SE Chat Bot seems to be unwell. This includes Sandbox Feeds and Meta Feeds. Neither of these posts were deleted at the time of posting. Does anyone know what's causing this behaviour?
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Tag score not matching combined score of tag answers

I just started using PPCG and I'm off to a good start, almost 400 rep in a week. My best tag is code-golf. But while I was looking at my profile, I saw a bit of a problem. My score for code-golf is ...
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Multiple spaces not showing up in comment code-blocks

I wrote a solution to a code golf challenge that included the string ".... ....". This exact number of dots and spaces was necessary for the solution to work. ...
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Recent inbox messages counts wrong

As seen from the blue shading, I only had 2 new messages, but the red indicator showed 6. Such mismatch is very frequent. The blue shading is always right.
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Bounty ad not appearing correctly

I was looking at a question and I saw this: It looks like a bounty ad's image wasn't loading. In case you are wondering, the image URL was https://stack-exchange-dynamic-ads.herokuapp.com/codegolf....
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Stack Overflow migrating to HTTPS breaks automated leaderboards. Should we fix existing leaderboards?

Example of automated leaderboard: Make your language unusable Stack Overflow now by default loads as HTTPS. This means that the existing snippet is broken, because it tries to request a http ...
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Why can't I chat, even though having 20 reputations?

I already have 20 reputations (which is the points to get chat) but I can't still chat. Why can't I?
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Community Moderator Removing Sandbox featured tag

If you look in the sandbox edit history there seems to be a long chain of edits where the community moderator removes the featured tag, and a trusted moderator replaces it. This is similar to the ...
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Three 'First Post' reviews already reviewed

Title says it all. I just reviewed 3 items that already had a "Welcome to PPCG" comment. Since 2 different people had reviewed them, I assumed that they hadn't forgot to click, "I'm done".
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Chat still says beta

A picture with freehand red circles is worth a million words:
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Is this a bug in codeblock indention?

https://codegolf.stackexchange.com/a/66029/31033 Is this a bug or am I using a feature I'm not aware of?
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Syntax highlighting doesn't work on Meta

Like the title says: ...
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Meta privileges help page inconsistency

There appears to be an inconsistency on our Meta privileges page in the Help Center! The unflappable dev Chris Jester-Young and our benevolent overlords in the SE Community Team have lowered PPCG's ...
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Horizontal scroll bar on code tags overlaps the last line

I noticed that on Google Chrome 46.0.2490.71 on Win 7x64 the last line in a code block overlaps the horizontal scroll bar. For ...
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Why do I need 10 reputation when I already have 100? [duplicate]

Why am should I be getting this error when I already have 100 reputation?
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Can't add an answer to question Don't google “google” on Programming Puzzles & Code Golf [duplicate]

I just writed an answer for this question on my computer. I was to post my answer and just found there isn't any "add another answer" button. It only say that it required 10 reputations to answer... ...
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Buggy Markdown rendering of a “circle” [duplicate]

In this meta.codegolf sandbox question, the following shape is misaligned: ...
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Code sample strangely indented? [duplicate]

When viewing this answer the shell transcript seems to be misindented, but when I edit the source it seems fine?
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`R(r+'(?=[>,]|$)','g')` is converted to `R('^'+r+'+01943df1-b949-454b-b253-e39f9f31ca1e)','g')` [duplicate]

Today I found something weird with stack snippets... I found it in this question:Interpreting Fish (no, not that Fish) It was in my answer: https://codegolf.stackexchange.com/a/48686/14732 ...
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Stack Snippets messing with JS?

I've noticed that my Red vs. Blue Sandbox controller snippet here has stopped working (at least in Chrome). This is incredibly strange because the JSFiddle that is exactly identical is working fine. ...
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Does anyone know why there's a weird symbol in place of the 1 in this comment?

The comment at Sum of strings without converting displays strangely on Firefox 33.1 on OSX 10.9.5. Look at the numeral 1 inside the parens in ...
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Posting in sandbox tells me it has more than 30 answers

If I try to post an answer in the Sandbox for Proposed Challenges, it tells me the following: This question has more than 30 answers already. Did you read through all the existing answers ...
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Sidebar typo - can we fix this?

I was about to post a question, when I noticed the sidebar: Shouldn't that be programming puzzles or code golf
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Code in Spoiler broken (again?)

This one looks pretty funny actually: Found in this answer. This is in Chrome 38 on Windows 8.
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Bug on home page?

The home page is blank for me. It is the same with meta. Anyone else with ideas/solutions/problems?
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Why can't I answer a protected question? [duplicate]

As you can see, I have 101 rep here. Also, I can't answer protected questions even though they say I only need 10 rep:
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Why are some of our badges in Portuguese?

I've noticed today that some of our badges have names and their description in Portuguese. This isn't affecting SO or WorldBuilding. I am not in Spain/Portugal/Brazil; I am in the United Kingdom and ...
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Why can't I award my bounty?

This might be better for https://meta.stackexchange.com/ but someone here might know. For my question Musical Quines on an ASCII Piano I'm trying to award my bounty to this answer: https://codegolf....
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100 bonus reputation from trusted site not enough to answer protected question [duplicate]

I found this question on Google: Loop without 'looping' And I thought it was very interesting. So I came up with my own answer and signed up for codegolf.stackexchange Because I have almost ...
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Multiple bugs in my profile

I recently registered on this site, and I encountered two bugs, First is that I cannot see a link to meta site on my profile page And secondly, I earned association rep of 100, so the total score ...
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Incorrect delete vote count in tooltip

The count of delete votes needed to delete a post is not always displayed correctly in the tooltip. This is what happened when I found this bug: I was in the "delete" tab in the tools, and it said ...
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Spoiler code and text doesn't appear at the same time

Code and text don't appear at the same time. It's a bit odd, and Code Golf has a better reason to use code in spoiler text than any site on the SE network :) EDIT: It appears this is not the first ...
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Code in link in spoiler is highlighted without hovering

In the example below, word internets is blue, even without hovering over the spoiler. Code: ...
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Spoilers should allow advanced formatting

With standard quotes, you can use advanced formatting, such as paragraphs. > Sentence 1. > > Sentence 2. Sentence 1. Sentence 2. ...
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spoiler transitions are strange here [duplicate]

Spoiler tags are rendering strangely on this site: To top it off, it seems that the main site has some transitions that this meta site lacks (or which don't work in previews). Anyway, here's a ...
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Can't seem to star a chat message

I wanted to star a chat message: http://chat.stackexchange.com/transcript/message/14090701#14090701 Is this reputation based? At the time of this question I had 261 reputation. Or is it the fact that ...
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Markdown [link](url) syntax mangles colons in URLs

So, here's a long and ugly link to a manufactoria program (from this answer): http://pleasingfungus.com/Manufactoria/?lvl=32&code=g12:2f3;q13:13f5;c14:13f0;c15:12f3;c9:6f2;c9:7f1;c9:8f1;c9:9f1;...
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Top bar sees tag wiki edit suggestion, but I cannot actually review it

As you can see on screenshot above, top bar informs me about one tag wiki edit suggestion, but because I don't have enough points, I cannot review it. After clicking the link, I get to the page ...
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Inline code inside a spoiler block is difficult to read

It is very difficult to read inline code when it is located inside of a spoiler block: Readable (standard quote): ActionScript already contains a Math.pow() ...
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Markdown editing help mentions syntax highlighting that doesn't exist

On https://codegolf.stackexchange.com/editing-help#syntax-highlighting, you can notice examples for using syntax highlighting tags. Let me try them, as the documentation mentions them. ...