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i.sstatic.net is missing IPv6 DNS resolution

Unfortunately, this proposal would be more work than it seems. It would take a nontrivial amount of time to set up, and we currently do not have the engineering time available for this. (Granted, ...
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Uploading this .gif doesn't work

A clearer error message has been added: Image uploads are limited to 50 megapixels; please use a smaller image
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Do images uploaded to imgur.com have any backup?

Do images uploaded to imgur.com have any backup? Here is a public backup: https://github.com/Franck-Dernoncourt/Stack-Exchange-Image-Dataset
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19 votes
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Please enable hotlinking to images hosted under sstatic.net

Unfortunately, this is a decision we are very unlikely to reverse wholesale. We made this decision for a variety of technical and social reasons - and those realities are unlikely to change. I do at ...
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Imgur image URL migration: Coming soon to a Stack Exchange site near you!

About two days ago I was looking at this old CodeGolf post, which (used to have) some great images on it. Draw an Image with a Snake I noticed that the Python code in the post had had a lot of array ...
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6 votes

Imgur image URL migration: Coming soon to a Stack Exchange site near you!

The image resize characters do not work the same way on the new hosting as they did on imgur. Resizing the images only takes the width into account, not the height. This causes problems for extremely ...
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Imgur image URL migration: Coming soon to a Stack Exchange site near you!

The last few weeks or so, I have experienced issues viewing images on Stack Exchange sites. Often, I don't see images at all. I only see links with the alternate texts (often the default "Enter ...
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9 votes

Preserve image transparency when resizing images

This has now changed to being status-completed as a result of the migration from Imgur to the new internal image host. The new image host properly retains transparency on resizing images, not only ...
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