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Low-rep users cannot submit posts with MathJax display-style equations

I recently posted a question that is meant to have the following block of display-style MathJax at the top. ...
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Make the Codeblock detection less aggressive

In this question Small Bayes Calculator to learn Javascript I ended up adding a maths appendix with a bunch of LaTeX. This LaTeX was detected as "code" and I was supposed to indent it by 4 ...
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Community ♦ has gained sentience and is posting bad comments, what should I do?

On Thursday the review queues changed. Whilst the change is hopefully for the better in the long term. In, hopefully, the short term, [5] the release has a number of issues. [1] There are a few I'd ...
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Where's the auto-move-to-chat link?

The auto-chat link is not appearing in this very, very long comments section (12 comments): https://codereview.stackexchange.com/a/261592/25834 (Note: A diamond moderator has since moved the comments ...
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"I'm Done" option disabled

I tried to review this question, once I was done, I tried to click on I'm Done radio button, but I can't (it is disabled). I can only choose No action needed, but I decided to skip instead. The last ...
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I don't think I earned the "Teacher" badge

My first answer earned me three bronze badges, which was nice, but I don't feel that I deserved one of them: Teacher Answer a question with score of 1 or more. Either I made an error in parsing the ...
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"Find out how review queues work" pop-up even after 1k reviews

I don't participate as often as I used to on this site. But I still have about 1k reviews on my account. So I was sort of surprised when I saw this pop-up today: My questions are: Is this a bug? Is ...
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MathJax is really eager to be applied to posts

When writing a MathJax heavy post I noticed a couple of bugs. For reference, here is an example of how the MathJax should look: $$ a_{i+1} = \begin{cases} \frac{a_i}{2} & \text{if $a_i \% 2 =...
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Revision page now fails the x-overflow

I was looking at the revisions for one of the questions, and noticed that the horizontal clipping is broken. To verify that it wasn't one of my extensions doing so, I opened in an incognito window as ...
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Syntax highlighting for C++ ,initializing with `=` vs `()`

Here is the example int a = 5; int c(5); I hope the syntax highlighting works for you, if not then the way a and ...
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Vote to Reopen Prompt Bug

If any help, I'm using Google Chrome Version 78.0.3904.108 (Official Build) (64-bit) on a Mac. When I nominate a question to be reopened, the prompt window is still present after I click "Reopen". ...
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Even after I deleted an answer on my own question, the bounty required is still 100

I recently posted this question about a brainfuck interpreter in ANSI C. I answered my own question, but then realized that my answer was invalid, so I removed it. I then wanted to add a bounty to ...
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Non-HTTPS, wrong hostname links in sidebar

The sidebar on https://codereview.stackexchange.com/questions/ask links to http://meta.stackexchange.com/q/129598. Visiting this ...
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Code following bulleted list not formatting

I encountered this bug a few minutes ago, and decided to bring it up here. It happens when both asking and answering a question. Steps to reproduce 1. Create bulleted list with a couple/few items. I ...
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Couldn't dismiss mr. robot

Today I was greeted with MR. ROBOT, I wanted to close the prompt but the little x didn't work. Clicking above the prompt, to the right of the code, did close the prompt however.
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Fenced code blocks don't close properly at the end of a post

The new feature, GitHub (tilde) code blocks, from Implement ```-style (fenced) Markdown code blocks is a great addition, but there is a small bug which bizarrely only appears on Code Review & Code ...
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April Fools' Joke background is bugged

If you check a website, like, Ask Ubuntu, you have the following background: However, on Code Review, you have the following: Would be nice if the background was the same, nice, tiled version :(
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Search result displays unparsed HTML in tag excerpt

https://codereview.stackexchange.com/search?q=test+[bash] The URL above leads to the result you see in the picture. Note the unprocessed HTML ...
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Active bounties image is not loaded

Today whilst scrolling CodeReview, I came across this broken image. Seems the Active Bounties image is not working properly anymore.
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Python 2.x merger bugs

After the creation of the Python-2.x tag there are a couple of bugs: The 'top users' page now doesn't show the correct information. My profile shows the tag as Python-2.7. The Python-2.x badge page ...
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Odd formatting bug in display of assembly code

I hit an odd, though not critical bug in the display of assembly language code on the question Disassembler for intel 8080. There's a block of assembly code where the format is: ...
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Inapplicable help page [duplicate]

This page (Can I support my product on this site) is Stack Overflow's corresponding help page with names exchanged - saying "Code Review" instead of "Stack Overflow". It doesn't belong here. This page ...
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Mathjax formatting missing in rendered output of suggested edit

While reviewing a suggested edit, I observed that the Mathjax formatting was not respected in the rendered output view (see screenshot below). Shouldn't the Mathjax formatting be displayed like it ...
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Formatted C++ code is outdated for current standard

I don't know how it was decided which language to use when coloring the code blocks, but (on the main site) I assume it figured out it was C++ since it generally works OK. But, this line broke it. It ...
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MathJax tripped for some reason on the search page

A question posted by another user has somehow triggered MathJax on the search page, but only when searching for the user and the tag that is on the question that is posted. Go to search and type in <...
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Nav bar? Where are you?

Why is the top navigation bar not fixed to the top? When I scroll down, I can't see it. But, on Stack Overflow, the navigation bar is fixed to the top and can be seen even after scrolling down. Any ...
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Relative day of election start is wrong saying 'yesterday' instead of '2 days ago'

The election page lists the various phases in the right margin, including when those phases start/started. Currently the UTC time is 2018-04-04 14:35 and the ...
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I think there is a bug with the duck thingy

I think there is a bug with the duck thingy, when I click on it, then click on 'no' the popup still pops up telling me its listening. Is this a bug, or is it on purpose?
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How has an on-hold question been answered?

I am curious to know how come this question was answered 8 minutes after it has been put on hold... normally, you cannot answer such questions.
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Favorite categories - not all favorite tag questions are colored

In my favorite tags section I have python, python-2.7 and python-3.x. When searching for specific questions containing, say, python I don't have all of the questions colored. Should this happen? Do I ...
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For actions in a user profile more than a year ago the year should be visible

When viewing a user profile for a mostly inactive user (For example, akmad), the activity displayed goes back multiple years, but there is no year value for "ancient" activities and it does not make ...
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Emphasis doesn't work correctly with comments at SE Code Review [duplicate]

I've noticed that the markdown emphasis (_emphasized text_) doesn't seem to render correctly at SE Code Review (comments). Example markdown: ...
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Why does the Community bot have 5 reputation?

The community bot has 5 reputation: why is this? Also, its Main User has 1 reputation, and only the Meta user has 5 reputation, which doesn't usually happen; even with people. Is this a bug?
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Why can't I see any bold and italic text on Code Review? [duplicate]

I cannot see any bold and and italic text on Code Review. It started a few weeks ago on on machine with Chrome and now the same happens in Opera and Edge on another machine. And this is not only ...
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Why can't I create a 50 rep bounty?

I want to make a bounty on a question and I have seen some questions currently with a 50 rep bounty, but the only option available to me is a 100 rep bounty. I was wondering why.
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Insecure links in custom close reasons should be HTTPS

In the comments on this meta answer, a person said: When I click on your link, Chrome says "Attackers might be trying to steal your information". The link in question was from this quote: ...
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Incorrect automatic Perl regex syntax

Becoming a Perl bandit, in this question I had to escape my regex expression \: to avoid funny syntaxing. Now on my newest Perl question, I encounter the same issue....
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Error about improperly formatted code appears when attempting to format LaTeX as math

In an answer, I tried to post the following math: ...
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Font weights appear indistinguishable [duplicate]

Code Review is the only website on which font weights behave weirdly - for me (using Linux Mint 18.2 and Firefox 55): Some bold text: hello world. ... but it doesn't seem bold! It's the same ...
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Never received notification that an answer to my question was posted

I just happened to look at a question I asked a month ago and noticed that an answer was posted a week after I asked the question. I was surprised to see an answer since I didn't recall ever receiving ...
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Possible "Snippet VM"?

I just recently got a post reopened. I tried out the snippet on there and Chrome said: this site is trying to load unsafe scripts (load unsafe scripts) When I did, it automatically set Code ...
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Code block is required, but the programming language is purely graphical

Your post appears to contain code that is not properly formatted as code. There is no code in my post, only text and links. Here is a link to my question: Limit Drive Starts with Function Block ...
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Firefox don't show formatting - specific for Code Review community [duplicate]

I don't see the bold or italics formatting in the Code Review community in Firefox. In other Stack Exchange communities there is no such problem. (In Chrome I see those types of formatting also in ...
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Insecure Connection error in help page [duplicate]

In the help center page, there is a description below the search box as: For more information, also see posts on Code Review meta tagged with [faq]. When ...
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The help-center contains links to meta.codereview.* instead to codereview.meta.*

See What topics can I ask about here? for example: For more information on this policy, please see this post on our Meta site. A user gets greeted with an "unsecure connection" warning, since the ...
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Can't get the syntax highlighting for Go

The syntax highlighting (for Go) does not seem to be applied for this question: db access wrapper for Go project I tried to apply it manually to my answer (https://codereview.stackexchange.com/a/...
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10k tools on meta do not have latest deletion info

So there's a pretty recent question I knew to be deleted. I'm including a partial screenshot for date-related purposes. Now let's check the moderation tools (where I was hoping to find the question ...
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Font style doesn't work with new font

We seem to have gotten a new font in the last couple of days. This new font family for me is for the most part the below. As most other font-family's use ...
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Setting for tracking a privilege / tag badge overlaps tracker

MacOS: 10.12.5 Safari: 10.1.1 (12603.2.4) Windows: 10.1703.15063.296 Opera: 45.0.2552.881 32-bit Windows: 10.1703.15063.296 Chrome: 58.0.3029.110 64-bit Windows: 10.1703.15063.296 Internet Explorer:...
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What's this 'Bad Gateway' ad?

Now that CR community ads work again, I'm frantically refreshing my browser trying to get to see my Rubberduck ad... In 10 minutes I've seen the Brainduck ad 17 times, but none of my ducky. Is this ...
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