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I added a comment to the first answer on this question, voted it down and won an Organizer badge?

However I didn't retag it as the description of the badge says. I think this is a bug

So this is probably a bug, what should I do?

EDIT: So did anyone found out why I won this badge?
Did the previous user retag the question and when I voted down I got the badge on his behalf?

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Not sure what's going on with this. In your activity history, I don't see any retagging at all. Is this your only user account? I know the powers-that-be have been doing some account merging lately, and you may have been awarded that badged on another account. –  Jon Seigel Apr 27 '10 at 20:28
    
This is my only account. –  Gabriel Guimarães Apr 27 '10 at 20:32
    
So if this is a bug, what should I do, simply by posting it here is it reported or should I do something to report this as a bug? –  Gabriel Guimarães Apr 28 '10 at 16:59
    
Ho-ho. Planned since 2011. –  nicael Apr 23 at 17:46

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Took a while but I think that I've figured out the real bug. As can be seen here:

You got the badge for totally different question (10K only) than what you thought and the badge was awarded as a result of you deleting the question. Your other actions (commenting, downvoting) are totally irrelevant, you could also blame the coffee you were drinking. ;-)

In that question revisions I do see one old revision where you changed tags but as part of bigger edit, so it did not count as "retag" at the time.

As far as I can tell, this is an edge case where the delete process trigger kind of "badge recalculate" task that wrongly identifies edits that change tags (but not only tags) as retag.

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lol those features that show why and where the badge was awarded, cool btw. Tks to SO devs. So Retag of my own questions grants the Organizer Badge. –  Gabriel Guimarães Oct 3 '13 at 22:57
    
@GabrielGuimarães yeah, retag of any question - but note there is different badge for editing. –  Shadow Wizard Oct 3 '13 at 23:00

This will be fixed in an upcoming build, with an overhaul of the badge code. I'm going through each query and caught a few edge cases and bugs here and there. We're fixing them along the way, this one included.

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Pssst, hey NickCraver. Was this ever completed, or is it status-planned still? –  jadarnel27 Jun 18 '12 at 13:00
    
This is the oldest question with the [status-planned] tag. Is it still planned? –  Jakob Weisblat Aug 22 '12 at 3:06
    
This has been planned for a LONG LONG time... –  Doorknob Feb 7 '13 at 22:19
    
Nick, did I nail the bug down in this answer? And was it fixed by now? :) –  Shadow Wizard Oct 1 '13 at 12:02

This appears to be a definite bug considering you have less than 250 rep. You can't even retag normal questions (though you can edit CWs) and I looked at your activity history(along with @Jon) and did not find any retagging.

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The question was posted by me, maybe I can retag it because of that, but was the question retagged at all by anyone? I don't think so. –  Gabriel Guimarães Apr 27 '10 at 22:13

Sometimes it takes a few minutes for badges to show up. It is likely that you previously re-tagged a question.

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I didn't retag the question. –  Gabriel Guimarães Apr 27 '10 at 20:24
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@Chao "In your activity history, I don't see any retagging at all." –  Earlz Apr 27 '10 at 20:55

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