I saw two "declined" flags I'm supposed to have cast on this question.

enter image description here

I do, however, remember being sympathetic with the OP and it would seem odd that I cast two such flags. Also shouldn't those be votes rather than flags? Also I wonder about the quick succession.

Could anybody with the access and a minute to spare satisfy my curiosity and tell me what happened here?

(Totally low priority, I am probably just not remembering what I did back then and everything's perfectly normal.)

  • 4
    The post flag history says these are comment flags. – user102937 Jul 3 '13 at 17:00
  • 1
    Jarrod mentions that the post needs to have some work done on it to distinguish between close flags and comment flags... It seems like if you have over 3k assume they're comments for the time being. – ben is uǝq backwards Jul 3 '13 at 17:19
  • current dupe is wrong, it's a duplicate of More informative flagging history for comments – gnat Dec 10 '13 at 12:15

Flag history has started to surface comment flags. I've noticed this for the past, oh, week or two. You might notice that the total flag count shown on your user page has increased to include (presumably) all of your comment flags since the beginning of time.

| improve this answer | |
  • This change was pushed along with the new close reasons. – animuson Jul 3 '13 at 17:18
  • Ahhh, this makes sense. Thanks. – Pekka Jul 3 '13 at 17:46
  • @animuson: Was this posted somewhere? I couldn't find a feature-request or announcement when I looked the other day. – jscs Jul 3 '13 at 18:38
  • @JoshCaswell: It wasn't announced. I had noticed in another bug report where it got confirmed. – animuson Jul 3 '13 at 18:40
  • Got it, thanks, @animuson. – jscs Jul 3 '13 at 18:41

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .