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Don't repeat the ping when editing chat messages

It's quite irritating to have a chat message re-ping several times when it's edited. Can we change the ping code so that it only re-pings if the @ was added/changed?

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I've made the same request in "Don't repeat the ping when editing chat messages" a while back, it didn't go over all that well. –  Mad Scientist Jul 23 '12 at 14:35
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marked as duplicate by Mad Scientist, amanaP lanaC A nalP A naM A, balpha Jul 23 '12 at 14:37

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I'm against this feature request.

When I'm pinged, and the author changed the content of the sentence, I like to have the correction pinged. Even if it's just a typo, it's often something worth a ping.

How cheap is a ping btw?!

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99% of the time it's just fixing a typo or indentation though? –  Esailija Jul 23 '12 at 14:35
    
pew pew! Waa waa waa waaaaa..... (Pac-man noises :-P) –  amanaP lanaC A nalP A naM A Jul 23 '12 at 14:36
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