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When a mod converts a post to a comment, if the post contains a link of this form:

Check out this [awesome site][1]

[1]: http://stackoverflow.com/

the comment will try to use the same syntax, but fail since that doesn't work in comments. Can it automatically convert to this syntax instead?

Check out this [awesome site](http://stackoverflow.com/)
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OK, we now do a best effort to convert footnote style links to inline links prior to changing posts into comments.

Be advised that converting a post with complex formatting to a comment is .. not really a good idea, in the big scheme of things.

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This is not fixed.

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Be advised that converting a post with complex formatting to a comment is .. not really a good idea, in the big scheme of things.

Then stop doing it.

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