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More and more images go missing. Can the cooked HTML be rebuilt?

I just noticed that the uploaded images in this answer are broken. Images with this text are being shown instead:

The image you are
requesting does not exist
or is no longer available.

imgur.com

Curiously the images show up just fine when I clicked "edit".

Apparently the correct URLs in the markdown start with http://i.stack.imgur.com, but stackoverflow rewrites these into broken URLs that start with http://i.imgur.com.

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marked as duplicate by Time Traveling Bobby, jonsca, balpha Nov 8 '11 at 11:58

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No man, its imgur breaks urls starting with i.stack.imgur.com after a few months –  bobobobo Nov 10 '11 at 15:18

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Well, firstly they didn't look broken to me; here's one - looks fine:

old url

However, just to make sure, I've edited it to force a re-render, and it now has the stack urls:

new url

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The first image you post here is broken for me, see screenshot. I guess we are not seeing the same thing. –  wcoenen Nov 8 '11 at 9:42
    
@wcoenen I guess we're hitting different CDN nodes. Does the second one work? –  Marc Gravell Nov 8 '11 at 9:51
    
yes, the second one works. I edited my previous comment to point to a screenshot. –  wcoenen Nov 8 '11 at 9:52
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Confirmed: The first one is broken, the second one works for me too. (From Germany) –  Pëkka Nov 8 '11 at 9:57
    
Same thing as Pekka, from France. –  Loïc Wolff Nov 8 '11 at 10:42
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Well, it works from the UK. So there! –  Marc Gravell Nov 8 '11 at 10:43
    
I'm in the UK, same as @MarcGravell. I have no problems. –  tombull89 Nov 8 '11 at 10:46
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@tombull89 well, apart from the state of the economy, the education system, healthcare, public transport, banks, declining police numbers, bin collection, ... –  Marc Gravell Nov 8 '11 at 10:48
    
Haha, the UK has been heaven-banned. They get to see what no body else can see any more. –  Pëkka Nov 8 '11 at 10:49
    
Will you be at CodeKEN by the way Marc? (OT) –  Pëkka Nov 8 '11 at 10:50
    
@Pekka I won't, I'm afraid. I am, however, recycling my devdays talk into Oredev (Thursday) and a few local user-groups (December, March) –  Marc Gravell Nov 8 '11 at 10:53
    
@MarcGravell, yeah...that too... –  tombull89 Nov 8 '11 at 11:22
    
Same like @Pekka and Israel here ;) –  Shadow Wizard Nov 8 '11 at 11:46
    
@Marc awwww, pity! –  Pëkka Nov 8 '11 at 20:34
    
@Marc, now that you made a dummy edit to that post, to enforce the stack to make it into the HTML: you're aware of More and more images go missing. Can the cooked HTML be rebuilt?, right? –  Arjan Nov 13 '11 at 10:52

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