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When I try to bring down the Achievements tab in Area 51, it's showing an error dialogue.

Strangely enough, the global inbox dropdown works just fine.

Could be connected to this issue.

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  • Does the achievements dropdown work here on Meta for you? – Adam Lear Apr 19 '17 at 16:43
  • Is the Linked section is not working? since there is MSE question is linked, the Linked section is not displaying. – Arulkumar Apr 19 '17 at 17:47
  • @AdamLear Yes, I checked just now, – Nissa Apr 19 '17 at 22:48
  • @Adam and it's still not working, almost a month later. (my guess is SSL broke it) – ShaWiz May 11 '17 at 10:25
  • @ShadowWizard You think every bug is due to SSL... ;) – Adam Lear May 15 '17 at 19:34
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    @Adam well, SSL is the new caching, isn't it? ;) – ShaWiz May 15 '17 at 19:35
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Area 51 fetches all topbar dialogs from Q&A sites through a private API. Some refactoring was done in A51 code recently that replaced old-school string.Format calls to construct the API URL with interpolated strings... a stray closing parenthesis snuck into the URL at that point, so naturally nothing worked.

The commit message said "HTTPS and area51.meta.stackexchange.com move", so I have to give this one to Shadow Wizard and blame SSL on the purest of technicalities. ;)

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