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Sorry if this has already been discussed, but I've searched first and can't find any information about it.

I asked a question over on SO, and one of the answers was deleted. I then figured I'd just delete the comment I made on that answer (as I sound a little dumb), however nothing happens:

  • I click delete
  • Click OK on when asked if I'm sure I'd really like to delete the comment
  • Then it appears to do an AJAX call, but then nothing else happens.

This is using FF, but the same nothingness happens on IE as well.

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My magic 8 ball says this won't get fixed, but I agree it should work. –  user27414 Nov 15 '10 at 16:58
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I was going to say that it works for me, but then it turns out that I can also upvote comments on deleted posts. So never mind. –  mmyers Nov 15 '10 at 17:45
    
I was about to mention that if you really wanted to, you could flag a moderator down since they don't concern themselves with limits on deleted questions... but... –  Grace Note Nov 15 '10 at 17:46
    
I think this should work. Or the delete button shouldn't be there, or at the very least it should give some user feedback as to why it doesn't work. –  GenericTypeTea Nov 18 '10 at 9:33

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You are now able to delete your comments on a deleted post, provided you have enough rep to see the deleted post.

This fix will be deployed tonight.

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