At some point semi-recently chat searches became rate-limited. I tend to search for something and then immediately change the sort order to "newest". This counts as two rapid searches, and I get this error all the time:

You can perform this action again in 1 seconds

Can chat search be changed to account for this? Allow two searches every four seconds, or don't count changing the sort order as a new search, for example

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    Somewhat related (since the problem for me at least is the fact that it makes me switch to begin with): Search doesn't remember the tabs – Tim Stone Jun 8 '12 at 20:28
  • @TimStone Oh, wow; I hadn't seen that one. That fix would be fine instead of this – Michael Mrozek Jun 8 '12 at 20:30
  • I personally don't care so long as I can stop having a reason to shake my fist at the screen. Arguably the presentation of that error could use some work too, but that's not really a huge issue. – Tim Stone Jun 8 '12 at 20:32

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