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Trying to vote down on a meta site prior to the 125 rep level gives an error message with a link to http://meta.{ site }, which gives a 404.

(The bug is the 404, not the error, of course).

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up vote 4 down vote accepted

Since we've removed all other instances of this in the UI, we'll kick this case up to the parent site so users who are interested can get a full privilege explanation. This will go into effect next build.

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If you go to and click "vote down" you come to which works fine for me.

The (aka is an own site "independent" from, while all meta.{site} sites are bundled with their main site. They seem to have no /privileges page at all, so not just 'vote-down' is affected. Simply go to {site} or {site} instead.

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I can reproduce it on though - MSO is probably different. – Rup Apr 27 '11 at 8:51
@Rup: The difference is that (aka is an own site "independent" from, while all meta.{site}.sx sites are bundled with their main site. They seem to have no /privileges page at all, not just 'vote-down' is effected. – Martin Scharrer Apr 27 '11 at 8:58
I didn't bother looking for any of the other privilege pages. The 404 is still a bug - either the link should be to the primary site's page, or it should work. – Tony Meyer Apr 27 '11 at 9:15
@Tony: I agree. – Martin Scharrer Apr 27 '11 at 9:27

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