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Questions tagged [status-completed]

Indicates that the report has been resolved through the implementation of a feature or the fixing of a bug.

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Conversations tab in Mathematics chatroom is not displaying

I have noticed this yesterday for the first time, I don't know whether this problem exists for longer time. When I go to the information page about the chatroom called Mathematics and click on the ...
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MathOverflow 2.0 is a-comin'!

Not a question; more of a notification. For those who are unaware, MathOverflow is upgrading to the "new" StackExchange platform. A recent update on meta.mathoverflow.net: Anton Geraschenko 3 ...
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“Newest” page not updating

The "newest" page on the main site is currently not updating for me. It previously displayed a question about 10 minutes old, which I answered, but after refreshing the newest page the question has ...
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Mathjax 2.2 beta

UPDATE: Mathjax 2.2 final has been released. We have deployed the latest Mathjax 2.2 beta on Math.SE. As with any beta release please post an answer to this question if you find any issues. We will ...
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Proposal: make the “interesting” tab the default on Math.SE homepage

Proposal: change the default home page tab of Math.SE from active to interesting. Explanation and Rationale. Math.SE is the second most active SE site by the number of questions per day, behind ...
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Flair doesn't display properly. Flair 500 Error

My MSE flair stopped displaying as can be see in the flair page, contrary to my TEX.SE flair. I have no idea what's the reason for this behavior. ADDED. This flair page shows the default math.SE ...
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Math Jax isn't working as it used to

In the last days, I always needed to refresh the page after I clicked on something like 1 new answer, or this post was edited, else mathjax didn't render the $\LaTeX$ code. About 2 weeks ago, when I ...
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Unable to search my answers for a particular topic

In an effort to find this answer, I executed this query. I tried several other variants of this query, but I was unable to find my answer to a question about uncertainty. I thought I used to be able ...
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MathJax rendering when browsing next pages of the list of my own answers

While using Firefox 19.0 and navigating to the listing of my own answers the MathJax renders fine on the first page, but does not render when transitioning to the second page. The only way to force it ...
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Two flairs for Qiaochu Yuan

Heads up: on the $2010$ moderator election page and the main elections page, there are two flairs for Qiaochu Yuan present. Am I the only seeing this or is it intentional?
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Deleted posts don't clear from flag cache

I noticed a bug recently, and I came across it today again which reminded me to report. Sometimes a very low-quality post is made, usually by a transient new user, which is automatically flagged by ...
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My answer looks different than the edit preview

When I look at my answer here, the link and the diagram link are "messed up". But if I click on "edit", the preview looks perfectly fine. It is just me, or do others also see this anomaly?
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No highlighting on the unanswered tab of mobile site

My unanswered tab looks like this, with favorite tags highlighted and ignored tags hidden: But on the mobile site the tags have no effect on the Unanswered tab: This appears to be a bug, because ...
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LaTeX in tag wikis

LaTeX renders fine when you go to the tag-info page, for example, abelian-groups. However, when you try to add the abelian-groups tag to your post it doesn't render in the pop-up. This is messy. Is ...
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Flood of low-quality flags!

In the past hour or so there has been a flood of automatic "low quality" flags. At the moment there are $33$ of them. Almost all are not low quality at all. Seems quite a trouble to start ...
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Should the algebra tag be blacklisted?

I'll mention the history of the problems with algebra tag, although I think that most people who visit meta regularly know about this. The problem with algebra was that it was used for different ...
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iOS6 MathJax bug?

I regularly use MSE on a mobile device, as that is when I have the time spare to visit. Since upgrading to iOS 6, instead of MathJax displaying correctly, I get a "Math Processing Error" in the place ...
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Mathjax 2.1 beta

The next build will enable Mathjax 2.1 officially. Thanks for your help and feedback! We will be deploying the latest Mathjax 2.1 beta soon. As with any beta release please post an answer to this ...
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“You seem to be using Javascript to avoid clicking the radio button…” error when posting a reason for edit rejection

Please fix as soon as possible. I have seen it using Chrome and Firefox, both used on Windows, if it matters. Thank you.
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iOS bug? (23/24 August)

Main and meta are nearly impossible to navigate. The "view full site" option isn't registering. I see this: http://i.imgur.com/qsWLc.jpg (note that the alignment is way off) Anyone else?? Now I ...
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Should we ask for Question Quotas like those that have been available for the big three?

Our site is growing quite rapidly: currently each day there are about 150 new questions asked about 250 new answers posted about 150 edits made to posts. Each of the above actions changes the front ...
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Duplicate banner breaks LaTeX

On several recent occasions, after closing a question as a possible duplicate the automatic banner breaks the $\LaTeX$ requiring manual intervening. I don't recall it was like that before, and I ...
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The scope of \newcommand is the entire page

LaTeX on this site supports \newcommand and \renewcommand. This is very nice, but I noticed that the scope of these definitions ...
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Bug in reputation counter.

Earlier today I downvoted an answer which has a cost of 1 reputation point. Later I retracted my downvote which caused the missing point to return. In between I also capped out at 245 points (votes+3 ...
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Problem with cases enviroment

I am not able to pinpoint where the problem is - it seems that [] are the culprit there. Anyway only one of the following almost identical codes is rendered. (At the moment.) ...
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Unreliable search box when looking for users on meta

This is a minor issue but a bit annoying: The list of users page on meta was recently modified. Since that change was effectuated, the search option's behavior is somewhat erratic: While users ...
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Wrong HTML rendering of inequality signs

I'm seeing some TeX formulas such as $i<k-1$ rendered with &lt in HTML where there should probably have been &lt; ...
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Certain comment contents break LaTeX rendering for the whole page

I commented just some minutes ago on this question, and every post in math.SE returned a [Math Processing Error]. Not only for me, but for every other user. What is going on with this question. I ...
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Nested MathJax environments render correctly in the preview, but are broken in the final post

It seems like \\ doesn't work correctly here, and I need \newline instead: $$ \vec{\nabla} \times \vec{A}(\,\vec{r}) = \begin{...
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Unusually bold LaTeX now occurring on sidebar and comments

I wanted to start a separate thread about the issue of LaTeX appearing bold, although Kannappan raised it in his recent question, because it appears to have expanded in scope, and because that thread ...
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the bug re-appears (Delay when rendering TeX)

The bug that I reported in this question is back today. ${}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{}{...
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MathJaX Bugs - `Show Math As ->TeX Commands` and Bold Math in comments

I am using Chrome 18.0.1025.142 on a Windows 7 machine. There are two recent behaviours of MathJaX I have observed: We may want to see the TeX commands for some of ...
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I was prematurely awarded an association bonus

I just received a +100 reputation bonus; according to the banner at the top of the page, it was because my associated English Usage account had reached 200 reputation points. But I had only created ...
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unupvote without edit?

Something strange just happened. I noticed that my reputation had dropped by $40$ points. I went to the reputation page and saw four "unupvotes", all within one minute, on four different answers, some ...
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Daily reputation counter. Possible bug.

My daily reputation counter on the main site in the "drop down infobox" at the top of the page did not reset from yesterday. So it shows I have 290 rep for "today" which includes the 100 rep I earned ...
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Delay when rendering TeX

Suppose I write $$ 1+2+3=6 $$ and so there are profound consequences.... etc. Before today, once the $\TeX$ was rendered, I could keep typing and still see the displayed $\TeX$ as I typed. But ...
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Unable to view user pages.

I am currently unable to view anyone's user page here or on the main site. Whenever I attempt to do so, I am redirected to the standard error page. This has never happened to me before, and does not ...
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Latex not rendering in Opera

For some reason LaTeX is not working properly in my browser. I can see everything that is done in display mode, but anything that is between dollar signs does not parse at all. I've tried restarting ...
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Discrepancies between profile and /reputation pages

I went to my profile in search of an answer I wrote some while ago, I tried to recall the date via reputation gain at the said date. In the process I ran across a date in which it was indicated I had ...
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Mobile site: getting rid of it

Is there a way to (permanently) get rid of the mobile versions of the site? Periodically SE decides to take me to it on my iPod and then I have to go back to the full site—this has happened many many ...
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A Theorem on Main’s FAQ

Theorem: Hardly anyone reads Main’s FAQ. Proof: It contains broken English ("If you want to get a more information of the site, ..."), which would have been reported and corrected long before now if ...
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MathJax rendering poorly (OS X 10.7 Lion)

I recently bought a new laptop and I am seeing very poor MathJax rendering. I now see the ugly beast below, rather than the beautifully rendered equations that I saw previously. Is there a simple fix?
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old \def definitions linger

It's possible to use \def, and it usually works. However, there's a problem in that the definitions stick around and there seems to be no way to get rid of them ...
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CSS and JavaScript files not loading on Stack Exchange

What is going on with stackexchange tonight? I am able log in from one of the three machines I tried to log in from, and not from the other two, where the format is messed up and there are no open-...
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Problem with flag weight audit

I've redacted the name of the user in question, but as far as I have seen they've been an upstanding and productive member of the community, which made me mildly surprised to see that they have a flag ...
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preview ignores double dollar signs in Safari

I'm seeing the same behaviour described in Preview eats first and last $ so ignores displaystyle, an old bug report that's been marked status-completed for over a year. This started about a month or ...
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Meta question 1154: “Too many redirects”

When I attempt to go to this question I get ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS from Chrome, whether I'm logged in or not (the latter using an incognito window). IE 8 seems to just infinite loop: eventually SE ...
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Reviewing past reputation raises error message

When I go to my profile, click on the "reputation" tab, and choose either the "post" or "time" views, I get the error message "Error occurred when loading post body" when trying to open a past date (...
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Why double backslash is sometimes needed?

I noticed the problem in this post in the definition of $\mathbb N_\infty= \{0\} \cup \{\frac1n; n\in\mathbb N\}$. However, I was not able to reproduce the problem from the post (I do not know why ...
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Formatting in the Search Results page breaks when the query contains certain terms

I've noticed that when a search query contains terms that are usually typeset in $\LaTeX$, the formatting in the Search Results page becomes messed up. I'm assuming this issue occurs because the ...