Questions tagged [reputation-recalc]

A script that is run every so often to correct inconsistencies in the way a user's displayed rep is calculated initially.

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How to handle loads of rep recalc questions? [closed]

In preparation for the soon to be implemented change in the rep system, and the necessary global rep-recalc and the ensuing onslaught of WTF!?! Where did all my rep go?? questions that are bound to be ...
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If a bounty question is deleted after awarding it, what happens?

In general, rep gain and loss for questions and answers that are deleted is gone - it's as though the questions and answers never existed. How does this work in relation to questions where a bounty ...
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Do closed questions ever get deleted? [duplicate]

Do closed questions ever get deleted and, if so, is reputation recalculated (subtracted) for that question and all its answers? What happens here in meta, given that feature request "questions" are ...
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-2 reputation for question delete operation

I don't understand well what's done: Had a question removed, it had a vote balance level of 0 (guess 0+ and 0-) and I see that: that's why I'm a bit confused, if it had 1+, 1-, then it would have ...
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Recent Reputation History Changes

Update (March, 2012): This has been rolled out to all sites in the network. Behind the scenes we've been hard at work making some changes to how we track reputation. Here are some of the issues we'...
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This is an outrage! Why did I just gain +70 rep?

A few days ago I had 9241 rep on SO. Upon returning to the site I discovered I had mysteriously gained 70 points. Further inspection reveals that I had no upvotes or accepted answers. I feel my rep ...
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Sudden sharp reputation drop problem: points disappeared and score lost (recalc?)

I just experienced a drop in rep. Maybe that's due to a rep recalc, but then I'd really like to see that in my recent activity, which shows no clue as to what happened. How do I find out exactly what ...
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Lost 2 Rep points with nothing appearing

So yesterday while I was in the midst of answering some questions on SO, I mysteriously lost two reps points. I checked my rep page and it didn't show any downvotes, etc...so I waited to see if ...
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Rep cap breaks sometimes

It is Jukka Suomela or And it is MichaelT Despite the fact the rep recalc is automatic now.
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101 - 6 + 10 = 97

I may missed something, but it looks like there's a problem :
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Do I get back the reputation lost from downvotes on deleted questions?

If you post a question and it gets downvoted, then you delete the question, will you get the reputation back at the next recalc? How about if the same question also has an upvote? Will that be ...
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Trigger a rep recalc any time a post is deleted/undeleted or question migrated.

Given that the latest global reputation recalculation generated the usual spate of "Where's my reputation gone?" questions is it time to revisit the idea of performing periodic recalculations so ...
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Possible to see what changes caused reputation adjustments during the recalculation?

I saw from this post that a recalculation of reps happened recently. I also saw from this post that Robert Harvey can apparently determine what posts caused the rep change during the recalculation. ...
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Why would I lose rep overnight - could it be related to multiple upvotes from a colleague?

I seem to have lost about 100 rep overnight on SO and I'm not entirely sure why. [https://stackoverflow.com/users/134754/rob-levine] I had hit my rep cap limit, but when I look again this morning, I'...
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About voting and reputation

I was playing around trying to see what triggers rep changes gosub 1. I know that there is a /reputation page, and Nick has reiterated many times that triggering a recalc is expensive (always ...
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Would there be a problem with letting users do their own rep recalculations via http://stackoverflow.com/users/reputation? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Self-instigated rep recalc Allow 10k users to recalculate their own rep Now that we have the rep report pages, what problems would arise if running the report also ...
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Clean-ups and recalcs

Takeaway: If removed negative-rep answers don't get ignored during re-calcs, why should removed positive-rep answers? Over the last year I've "contributed" a great amount of answers to questions - ...
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Make scheduled reputation recalcs to increase transparency

Users keep raising the same questions on Meta after a loss in reputation overnight and have no clue as to why. It would be helpful to have a clear mechanism for recalcs and to leave a tersely ...
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Self-instigated rep recalc [closed]

In a few situations, it's nice to be able to get a rep recalc "on demand." In the past, I've simply pinged Marc Gravell about this, but it would be good not to have to bother him. As an example, this ...
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How can I request a reputation recalc?

The accepted answer to the question, "How often is reputation recalculated?", states that your reputation can be recalculated by a mod on request. Other than posting this question, how can I request ...
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Are comments moderated on blog.stackoverflow.com? [closed]

About an hour or two ago I went and added a comment to the Recalc Blog post on blog.stackoverflow.com. The comment has still not shown up. I thought maybe it got lost in translation, so I tried to ...
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S[OFU] users don't read?

We've all seen the excessive number of questions on MSO about the recent reputation recalc. It seems to me that the change was communicated in every reasonable way, but many seem to be able to miss ...
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How do I know who the rolling recalc has yet happened for…?

I realize, per this meta thread, that a recalc is soon happening for everybody -- any way I can tell of it has already happened, for myself or any other user? Looks like it may have happened for Jon ...
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Post how much rep you're going to lose with the new re-calc! [closed]

Before anyone says that I'm whining about the re-calc, let me just say that I'm not. I actually do like it. But I also like stats (and being nosy), so post how much rep you will lose: SITE Current -...
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Show message when rep has been recalculated

We still get whining both on here and on SO when someone notices their rep changes due to a rep recalc. I suggest to forestall this, (especially for those that don't know the ins and outs of SO) a ...
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What will happen after the great reputation re-calc? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Lose Rep Accomplishments… I have just gotten close-voting privileges on SO. Jeff in the past has talked about a rep-recalc coming in the future with downvotes being ...
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How often is reputation recalculated?

Saw a comment in the question about increasing the cost/effect of downvotes on reputation that rep recalc is irrelevant because, in their words, it will "only happen 2-3 times in a lifetime." I was ...
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Do deleted questions reduce reputation at recalculation time?

About ten days ago, my reputation was recalculated. I've lost approximately 180 reputation points at SO. I think this is caused by the upvoted answers to the deleted questions. Some new users (for ...
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Serial upvote rep not reversed on reputation graph

A user for whom I answered a question (I just looked at their profile for curiosity) earned 135 rep on 1 March 2014 from serial upvoting, which was reversed the day after. OK. According to this ...
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Does the /reputation page still need a Trigger Recalc button now that reputation skew is a thing of the past?

I observe the reputation recap page still features a Trigger Reputation Recalc button. Truth be told, I've been using that button on a quasi-weekly basis for more than a year now, but if I understood ...
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New reputation changes. Is applying it retroactively fair?

This is regarding this blog post: Important Reputation Rule Changes Hello, I'm one of those people that has earned at least half of their reputation asking questions. I can completely understand the ...
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Serial upvoting reversed after triggering reputation recalc [duplicate]

What happened: A little before 19:09 yesterday I found the reputation page. I clicked Trigger Reputation Recalc to see what happened. Within the next minute, I gained 92 reputation points. (See ...
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Triggering reputation recalculation should trigger fraud calculations too

Someone just upvoted a great deal of my answers, and so these votes will be removed at the end of the day. I tried to trigger recalculation myself so they could be removed right away, but it didn't ...
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Hide “moderator recalcs rep” entries from the user history by default

Moderators have access to a history of events for every user account. This contains fairly important stuff like suspension, moderator messages and annotations, but also some stuff that moderators ...
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Language in unused reputation recalc page is slightly offensive

At https://stackoverflow.com/reputation, an emphasis hurt me. Deeply. days represented 682 rep cap was reached via rep from upvotes *only* on 92 days I know that I have only reached the rep cap ...
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Add the ability to view the reputation as if there was no rep cap

Add a place to view the total reputation a user would have achieved if there was no rep cap (daily-reputation-limit). It would be a good measure to see who are the ones that answer even if they have ...
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Meta reputation not accurate when viewed from other Stack Exchange sites [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reputation display bug… Again My Meta SO score is 743. But it shows 738 when viewed from any other Stack Exchange site. I know it takes some time for all the sites to ...
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I gave it “a couple of days”, but reputation oddity persists [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reputation display bug… Again More than a week has passed since I posted this question about my TeX-LaTeX reputation. It was fairly quickly dismissed as a duplicate of ...
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Can rep-recalcs and rep-removals show up on our Reputation pages?

I appear to have lost around 200 reputation sometime today. It looked like someone had systematically up-voted a bunch of my questions and answers from what I saw before it went; it could be a big ...
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Reputation “events” like accept/unaccept can occur too frequently [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: New reputation is too verbose: upvote/unupvote, upvote again With the new reputation update on Stack Overflow, I noticed I suddenly had a +65 / -45. Apparently a user was ...
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Are self-triggered reputation recalculations still needed? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does the /reputation page still need a Trigger Recalc button now that reputation skew is a thing of the past? Since quite a lot of things have changed during the last period, ...
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How can we respond to serial-voters' attempts to undo reputation reversals?

As discussed elsewhere, the reputation recalc has reduced the reputation of some high-rep users on some sites, because some serial upvoting has been reversed. This was the fate of one of the highest-...
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Make reputation recalcs unnecessary [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Minimise Reputation Flux due to Deleted Posts I think your reputation should never be "desynched". In other words if after a rep recalc your reputation is not exactly the same ...
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Change the reputation recalc error message to “once every 24 hours” [closed]

Yesterday in the evenings, I foolishly tried to trigger two reputation recalcs within a short time span and received the error message Reputation cannot be recalculated more than once per day. So ...
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trigger Reputation Recalc causes large loss in rep points

I made the mistake of pushing the "Trigger Reputation Recalc" button on this page https://stackoverflow.com/reputation. Which triggers this url stackoverflow.com/reputation?recalc=true. After this my ...
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Lost 301 reputation after a manual reputation recalc

Poking around the site I found this link from the accepted answer to this post : The global reputation recalc of March 2010. After looking at the pretty numbers and feeling curious, I pressed the ...
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Stop using UTC for all “Day” calculations

At the moment it seems that UTC timezone is used for all calculations that involve "days" (Mortarboard, Epic, Legendary and other reputation/comment/question organization). I totally understand this ...
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Can we allow trusted users to recalculate reputation more often?

I would like to be able to recalculate reputation more often than once every 24 hours. While I'm sure you wouldn't want every user to do this as often as they like, I feel that the more trusted users (...
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Allow an individual to perform a manual rep recalculation on stackexchange.com every N days

I try to recalculate my rep on all of the sites on a regular basis. It's not too much of a hassle, but to go through each site I'm on, go to the /reputation page, recalc, go back, reload the page, ...