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The "Access to moderator tools" privilege page states:

You must wait for a question to be closed for 2 days before you can vote for deletion. This restriction is removed for trusted users. If you feel a post should be deleted despite having lots of votes or for being new, please flag it for community moderator attention.

And the "Perform trusted functions on the site" privilege page states:

Trusted users are allowed to perform trusted actions, including:

  • Voting to delete questions immediately after they are closed (even if they are new)

However, neither of those statements is entirely accurate after the recent changes to delete voting:

Delete-voting within two days of closing is disabled on questions scoring -2 or above, regardless of the voter's reputation.

I think the -3 or worse requirement for immediate delete votes should be worked into the "Perform trusted functions on the site" privilege page, and perhaps mentioned in the "Access to moderator tools" one.

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Working hard to break every pedantry record there is... –  Yannis Jun 5 '13 at 7:00
Why won't you edit them yourself? With more than 20K here on Meta you can do it instantly, no peer review required. Unless it will be rolled back, within one day it will spawn to all sites in the network. :) –  Shadow Wizard Jun 5 '13 at 7:14
@ShaWizDowArd Will an edit propagate to the whole network? I had no idea that works like that... –  Yannis Jun 5 '13 at 7:15
Yep, I was also surprised at first but it works. Team work rocks! –  Shadow Wizard Jun 5 '13 at 7:16
@ShaWizDowArd Hm, it doesn't seem to work. Shog9 edited the MSO trusted user page to change the info on delete votes (Rev 16) on Apr 24, but the edit did not propagate. Neither did Manishearth's subsequent edit. Also, I think it's quite funny I can edit the privilege pages on MSO, but not on either site I moderate. –  Yannis Jun 5 '13 at 7:19
So something is broken... that's the way it should work - Meta is the "root" place for privilege pages. –  Shadow Wizard Jun 5 '13 at 7:31
@ShaWizDowArd I'm not so sure it's automatic, the only relevant Meta post I could find suggests the changes are pushed manually. If that's indeed the case, I think it's about time to push that particular change across the network. –  Yannis Jun 5 '13 at 7:35
Hmm.. make sense as well. I really really hope it's easier than pushing updates to the Data Explorer. Question is how we request such a thing? –  Shadow Wizard Jun 5 '13 at 7:36
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