This is the goatee-wearing evil twin version of new hyphenated tag can be created when an unhyphenated version exists as a synonym from this past summer.

Today someone created .

exists as a synonym of .

The tag selection mechanism should automatically have picked for the user after resolving the synonym, but that did not happen. It should have.

  • Stop the bug regression!
    – animuson StaffMod
    Dec 10, 2013 at 19:39
  • @psubsee2003, normal users can't create tags that differ only in hyphenation, but moderators can, just for those rare conditions where you need to work around the hyphenation filter.
    – Charles
    Dec 10, 2013 at 19:44


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