Questions tagged [browser-cache]

For questions about how the browser cache is used or affected by/on Stack Exchange sites.

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Hitting back in the browser does not remember my saved edits or comments [duplicate]

This appears to be a bug in StackOverflow and on other StackExchange sites. I only so far tested with Firefox: Edit a question or answer, or add a comment, save it Go to another page in the same tab ...
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Browser caching has become a bit too aggressive

Until a couple of hours ago, my usual experience on SE sites has been that the homepage, individual question pages, etc., would be revalidated and reloaded whenever I navigated around with Back and ...
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Login page problem

As I have open the following URL before login. User login From my browser cache so it shows me login page. But I strange to see that it also shows my user name on the top with reputation and badges....
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Why doesn't my picture show up on my user card in Safari? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Avatar not visible in thumbs? I guess we'll see if it happens with this post, but if I go here, my card doesn't load the small image from gravitar in Safari. When the ...
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The double-whammy: Can't find work on one's career profile when one can't find work

I spent an hour updating various segments of my profile on the Careers site, saving my work on each bit as is required in order to move to the next bit. I checked my public view occasionally; all the ...
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How does Stack Overflow do caching? [duplicate]

I'm writing an ASP.NET MVC site where I'm running into a dilmena on how to set up proper caching. I'm trying to achieve something similar to how Stack Overflow works with caching, in that all pages ...
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Previously upvoted question now has 2 answers and logs me out when viewing

Over on SO, I upvoted a question about two hours ago. But now, whenever I view it, I am logged out.
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It might be good to indicate when a user's cache needs to be flushed

It might be a good idea to encode, in the JavaScript source, some revision information. With that information, the code can check to see if it matches the current revision that is encoded in the ...
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Master.js won't load in Firefox

The current version of SO's Master.js (6180) won't load in Firefox 3.6 Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2) Gecko/20100115 Firefox/3.6 GTB6 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729). Therefore, vote ...
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The Ajax stopped working on Stackoverflow

I currently cannot click on add comment, view more comments, vote or see a preview of the answer I am typing. It work on meta stackoverflow though. It may be only me, because the power that be ...
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Full-size avatar image updates, but thumbnail doesn't

Closely related to "Why isn’t my Gravatar image updating?" Ever since Tony the Pony hijacked Jon Skeet's account, the avatar image on Jon's old profile page now shows the updated image of Tony, as ...
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Is the edit window broken for everyone or just me? [closed]

The edit toolbar is not showing for me, neither is the preview. It is working here on Meta though. Is there something broken with the WMD or is it just me?
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Why can't I comment on Meta?

I can still post comments on regular SO, but suddenly comments on Meta won't work. The button to add a comment is there, and I click it, and nothing happens. Same thing when a post has too many ...
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Problems with Stack Overflow when using Linux Google Chrome?

Is anybody else having problems with https://stackoverflow.com/ when browsing the site through Linux Google Chrome? It appears that some (most?) JavaScript driven buttons do not work. Examples: ...
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Problem with AJAX and WMD editor

Hi, For the past 10 or 20 minutes I am experiencing problems with AJAX request and editor. I am not able to post a comment. And also my editor does not show the images for the formatting and the ...
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Why isn't my Gravatar image updating?

I updated the image in my Gravatar but my old picture still shows up. Is this a cache issue? Do I need to log out and then log back in?
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Problems using SO with Firefox

Is anybody else having problems with Firefox in SO today? For instance: can't vote toolbar of edit body doesn't show close options window doesn't show up. What's going on? IE seems to work ...