I just wanted to refer to revision 2 in a question. The question on meta is Allow markup in edit comments, and these are the revisions: https://stackoverflow.com/posts/8149545/revisions.

It would be nice to be able to refer to a particular revision, such as with the following URLs:


Clicking on the link link on any revision's colour bar in a revisions page,

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will give you links such as https://stackoverflow.com/revisions/8149545/1.

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    beat meh by 40 seconds... – tombull89 Nov 16 '11 at 10:00
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    Ah, I must've missed the nice clicky clicky tooltip ;-) – Lukas Eder Nov 16 '11 at 10:01
  • @tombull89 he also beat you with his awesome freehand clicky clicky +1!!! – The Unhandled Exception Nov 16 '11 at 13:09

Click on the chain button.enter image description here

  • Hah, nice. Didn't see that – Lukas Eder Nov 16 '11 at 10:01
  • Hmm, it's not exactly the same url. The former also has a /posts/ in the path... – Lukas Eder Nov 16 '11 at 10:17
  • Oopsie, so it is. Well, at least you know the "proper" way of doing it now. – tombull89 Nov 16 '11 at 10:18

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