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Often I'm working my through suggested edits and I'll come across a suggested edit to a tag-wiki. I read through it, it looks good so I say "Approve!". Then I work through a few other suggestions only to discover the same tag-wiki (edited by the same person), but it is generally much shorter. In other words I'll see something like (assume for the sake of argument that these are good edits and that foobar originally had no info attached to the tag):

tag-wiki foobar

  foobar is a term that programmers use a lot.  Nobody really knows why but wikipedia
  has some info you can check out.  

                  edited by mgilson through some more edits here...

tag-wiki foobar

  foobar is a term that programmers use a lot.

                  edited by mgilson

What is going on here? Is it just that the user made multiple edits? Why don't they all get lumped together? (Maybe that should be a feature request)? More importantly, should I reject the second because I already approved the first, or does the approval of the first somehow depend on the approval of the second?

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Likely you're seeing the excerpt to the same tag wiki which is oftentimes just the first couple of lines from the wiki (because some people are too lazy to summarize properly). – animuson Oct 25 '12 at 1:24
one is the tag wiki (shown if you click a tag button) and the other the tag-wiki excerpt, shown if you hover over a tag or start to add it to your question. – Kate Gregory Oct 25 '12 at 1:25
Likely you are correct. I may have never read through it that closely. In that case, I suppose I should be accepting those? (The content, although possibly lazy, is still probably OK) ... – mgilson Oct 25 '12 at 1:27

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