If you search in the chat history for something with two double quotes, something bad will happen. For example, try searching for ""abc"".

Screenshot demonstrating the problem

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    And why, exactly, would you be doing this in the first place? Commented Apr 28, 2012 at 8:57
  • @TheEstablishment There is something with two double quotes in the chat history and I need to find it.
    – B Faley
    Commented Apr 28, 2012 at 9:00
  • "Something bad happened"... no kidding ;)
    – Lix
    Commented Apr 28, 2012 at 9:03
  • You could escape the quotation marks, but it doesn't seem to consider them when searching.
    – apaderno
    Commented Apr 28, 2012 at 10:25
  • (@Mat, thanks for teaching me something! Just as you seem to take an interest in the matter: letting Google tell what's most used, "subsequent characters" is used about as often as "consecutive characters". That proves nothing, I know, but it seems subsequent can be used for order (without referring to time) too? Still then, consecutive might be better.)
    – Arjan
    Commented Apr 28, 2012 at 11:51
  • @Arjan: that's more of a question for english.SE :) In my understanding, "subsequent" needs something to be subsequent to. "Two consecutive / denote the start of a comment, subsequent chars are ignored until end of line" - or something like that. But I may very well be wrong, I'm not a native speaker.
    – Mat
    Commented Apr 28, 2012 at 13:13


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