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Preparation

Scenario 1

  • You visit the "history" of the tag.
  • You "edit" from the tag revisions page. Add content to make it more than 30,000 characters.
  • You attempt to "Save Edits".

Result of scenario 1 is an error:

Body is limited to 30000 characters; you entered 40519.

Scenario 2

  • You "Edit Tag Info" on the wiki of the tag. Add content to make it more than 30,000 characters.
  • You attempt to "Save Edits".

Result of scenario 2 is a success: either as an edit or as a submission for review (demonstration: this is a 33,491 characters long suggested edit).

Conclusion

The length limitation is not applied consistently.

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