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While reviewing flags in the 10k tools, you sometimes see a "Delete Answer" or "Delete Question" button next to the "Flag or disagree..." button.

Normally if you click the button, you cast a delete vote. But if the post already has 3 votes and is deleted, you can still click the button, but it then cast an undelete vote. And this is probably not the requested action.

So I think it should be better to ignore extra delete votes, because there are other channels to cast undelete votes.

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+1 just happened to me on stackoverflow.com/questions/4428552/… –  lc. Jan 2 '13 at 8:29
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This drives me crazy. It does not update into the deleted state, so you vote again and reverse yourself. A vote to delete should NEVER silently convert to a vote to undelete. It's a gnarly old bug. –  tchrist Jan 12 at 5:05
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Nice to see you after a long time. :) –  hims056 Feb 28 at 11:00

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Not the patch you are looking for

This is not the patch you are looking for. I think this should be addressed though.

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Wow. Finally, a patch. WITH UNICORN DOLLARS ON TOP!!! +100 –  Amal Murali Jan 11 at 17:30

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