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Like i said, there was a really long number posted in a comment to an answer on this question. This is now overflowing out of its border thusly:

comments not wrapping

I am using IE8(work laptop) running Windows7.

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Awww, but it's still an issue. –  James Aug 17 '10 at 18:07
    
unfixable because the table that comment is in, is variable width, and must stay that way. sorry. –  Jeff Atwood Aug 18 '10 at 3:05
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marked as duplicate by Grace Note, Ladybug Killer, James, Jon Seigel, Jeff Atwood Aug 18 '10 at 3:05

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I don't think there is a valid use case / business case for 50-to-100-character long strings of non-whitespace in comments.

Not until the day comes when we need to tag things C++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ ... at which point I will ditch software and go back to art.

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