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I just navigated to SU and saw this:

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The four five twelve questions are exactly the same; they have the same answers, comments and the same question, just different ID numbers.

I suppose this isn't really a question, just wondering what may have caused this anomaly.

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    I thought it was just me. :S – boehj Jun 15 '11 at 2:13
  • Also, the five questions all refer to the same original question ID from Stack Overflow, #6343711. – Stephen Jennings Jun 15 '11 at 2:13
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    It's up to six now. Let's see how far this thing goes. Stack Overflow! – random Jun 15 '11 at 2:18
  • Also reported on MSO affecting Programmers.SE – Michael Mrozek Jun 15 '11 at 2:20
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    Up to 8. Interestingly, all the timestamps are the same, even though they're being added after the fact. This is quite odd. – nhinkle Jun 15 '11 at 2:29
  • It's an error in a scheduled routine that is repeating, we know it's happening...don't feel the need to edit every time with an updated count. (: – Rebecca Chernoff Jun 15 '11 at 2:53
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    @Rebecca But it's so much fun! :( – squircle Jun 15 '11 at 2:54
  • 15 occurrences for that – kokbira Jun 15 '11 at 3:18
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    I'm worried that this would cause a wrongful post ban against mm1 due to the number of closed and deleted questions... – bwDraco Jun 15 '11 at 10:53
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This was an issue with migrations - see: Same questions migrated multiple times

It has been fixed - thanks for reporting

  • Thanks for the fix! :) – squircle Jun 15 '11 at 3:43

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