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Sorry, forgot to add link: area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/1369/… –  xiaohouzi79 May 6 '11 at 2:23
    
Similar issue on the biology proposal: i.imgur.com/0w0VB.png –  waiwai933 May 6 '11 at 2:24
    
It seems fixed: i.imgur.com/cyF3N.png. –  kiamlaluno May 6 '11 at 3:12
    
Problem still exists in the biology proposal –  xiaohouzi79 May 6 '11 at 3:59
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For performance reasons, we only update the overall commitment % when someone commits or uncommits. But when you click "more info", live data is loaded and rendered.

The discrepancy is due to subtle drift in the factors comprising commitment % over time, such as score decay, or users changing (i.e. unverifying) their email addresses.

We'll add a nightly task to recalculate all commitment scores, and perhaps also trigger a recalc whenever someone clicks "more info" in order to minimize the occasional discrepancies.

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