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The last two days (since the flag-bug to be exact) I noticed a delay of about 3 seconds when reviewing late answers, but only right before an audit which makes it easy to guess.

Is there a reason for the delay? Or maybe, am I the only one who sees this effect?

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I feel like I have felt this delay in all the review queues before an audit –  FDinoff May 24 '13 at 2:48
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No, not me. I see the delay just in "Late Answers". –  Linus Caldwell May 24 '13 at 2:55
    
it's a hint to pass the audit :p –  Azik May 24 '13 at 4:51
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up vote 5 down vote accepted

Nice catch, this query was taking way too long, and making audits obvious to anyone paying attention.

We've deployed some optimizations to the SQL query, so hopefully this is fixed now.

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Yes, seems to be fixed. Thanx! –  Linus Caldwell Jun 3 '13 at 21:21
    
Shoot. Now I can't spot the audits without thinking. –  Undo Jun 3 '13 at 22:01
    
"making audits obvious to anyone paying attention." -- I though audits were supposed to be obvious? –  Jan Dvorak Jun 4 '13 at 4:54
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