Linked Questions

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Visitor automagically transported to Original Question: Status by design or fluke? [duplicate]

If someone visits a question without an answer, that is closed as a duplicate, the person will automatically be sent to the original question. Consequently, it will be impossible to view the contents ...
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2answers
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Is there a new automatic redirect for duplicate questions? [duplicate]

I feel like this has happened to me several times today, though this is the only example I have saved a link for. Recently, when I click on a question on a site's main page that's been marked [...
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0answers
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Are dupes being redirected for non-logged in users? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Automatically redirect anonymous user from unanswered duplicate question to corresponding answered version I try to go to my question here with is a duplicate of another ...
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1answer
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Clicking duplicate question: different redirect across sites? [duplicate]

I clicked a question marked as duplicate on Money.se: (Search https://money.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/scams, click on the one with title Tax consequences for moving funds from my U.S. ...
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1answer
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Question pointing to wrong question when not logged in [duplicate]

I found this really weird bug just now... In here the question link is redirected to wrong question when you are not logged-in, but when you log in again everything seems fine... take a look here... ...
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0answers
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Why are some duplicated posts redirected to their duplicate sources instead of the requested link? [duplicate]

Recently I noticed strange behavior when viewing posts "marked as duplicate" on certain Stack Exchange sites. Here are some examples: Travel.SE: My arrival at Heathrow Airport is one day earlier ...
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0answers
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Question's link brings me to incorrect page [duplicate]

I tried clicking on the top question's link on this page (Buying at a lower price [duplicate]): https://money.stackexchange.com/questions?page=1051&sort=votes However, when I click on it, it ...
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12answers
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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12answers
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Enable automatic deletion of old, unanswered, zero-score questions after a year?

Related to Meta Super User efforts: Old unanswered inactive questions with low views/votes and Meta Server Fault efforts: Cleaning house, really old, unloved questions We already auto-remove ...
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2answers
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Should we stop auto-deleting dupe-closed questions?

In this meta posting, Shog9 writes: But don't delete duplicates Seriously, don't. Unless they're literally word-for-word duplicates, just leave them be - folks tend to find all sorts of ...
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1answer
193 views

Documentation for Stack Exchange engine URLs?

I have found mentions of various Stack Exchange engine URLs (/question/NNNN, /question/NNNN/question-title-spelled-out, /answer/NNNN, /user/NNNN, /q/NNNN, /a/NNNN, /u/NNNN, etc.) scattered around in ...
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Answering duplicates

I've seen users of various Stack Exchange sites marking a question as duplicate and even closing it. But new users may be unaware that their question already exists and also has an answer. If it were ...
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3answers
173 views

Unclear policy for duplication by inclusion

I asked a question ("Meaning of acronym SSO"), which was "closed as exact duplicate" as another ("How is std::string implemented?"). But the close requests triggered a discussion, in the comments, ...
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1answer
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On redirected duplicates, show linkback to original

This is related to the comments on my previous post: Are dupes being redirected for non-logged in users? Can we please put a linkback to the original question on all posts that were redirected (...
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1answer
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What is the minimum reputation amount required to view questions without replies tagged as “duplicate”"?

When not logged in, attempting to visit a question that is marked as duplicate of another and doesn't have any replies, redirects to the original question (i.e. the question displayed in the "possible ...

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