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On Stackoverflow, whenever a new notification comes and I refresh the web page, for some seconds, it shows 99 notifications and then change to 1.

I did not get a chance to take a screenshot, but I am trying. I will post the screenshot as soon as I will get.

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Yep, noticed that myself. – Oded Jun 6 '12 at 16:48
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♪ You got 99 notifications but it's all just one. ♪ – random Jun 6 '12 at 16:51
    
I saw that about an hour ago, you're not imagining it ;) – Yannis Jun 6 '12 at 16:52
    
Will someone post a screen shot then? :P – Lix Jun 6 '12 at 17:07
    
Repro - When you have one (or more) notifications, refresh the page. A 99 will turn to 1. (using Chrome here) – Oded Jun 6 '12 at 17:07
    
@Lix - It appears for something like a fraction of a second. Difficult to capture. – Oded Jun 6 '12 at 17:08
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@ode - ah... I see.. in that case never mind... ;) Felix - if you want a screenshot – Lix Jun 6 '12 at 17:15
up vote 25 down vote accepted

This is what happens when you mixup Min & Max.

Desired behavior is only showing up to 99 notifications, not only more than 99 notifications.

A fix for this will go out with the next build.

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xkcd.com/534 obligatory xkcd alt text. If ever you replace Jon Skeet with AI, keep in mind :P – Manishearth Jun 6 '12 at 17:50
    
Is this one the same bug, or a new one? – tchrist Jun 11 '12 at 23:50
    
This has just happened to me: so still awaiting the next build? – Richard Jun 12 '12 at 7:12
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Ditto. (9 more) – Rawling Jun 12 '12 at 7:50

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