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Escaped “tag” in comment no longer escaped after moved to chat

When typing [so] in a comment, it expands to "Stack Overflow" with a link. I used this in a citation, like [so], to abbreviate the citation. Luckily, you guys are great and allow it to be escaped (I ...
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Why the aggressive migration of comments to chat?

Post I'm referring to: What are the differences between credential stuffing and password spraying? I don't recall seeing mods move short discussions from answer comments to chat before. Usually this ...
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Do we really need all the feeds in chat?

Machines are taking over the chat. That is, there are currently more posts by the feed bot than actual user activity. So, couldn't we drop the feeds that aren't security-related? We would also make ...
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Converting long comment threads to chat hides potentially useful comments

Recently on this question the long comment thread has been converted to a chat log. That would be fine if all comments were indeed irrelevant, but one particular comment added what I would consider ...
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The chat timeout counter is hard to read

Perhaps a lighter shade could be used?
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Easter Egg: Can we onebox Tumblr in our chatroom?

Security Reactions is a picture blog that has become very popular in the sec.se community lately, it basically consists of a caption denoting a very common scenario for security professionals, and a ...
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I can't participate in chat

I recently joined security stack exchange, having been a member of other SE sites. I chatted in the DMZ room yesterday, and all went fine, but now I can't chat in "chat.stackexchange.com" and I get a ...
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What should our Easter egg be?

Most StackExchange websites (even some currently in beta) have some sort of Easter egg. These are usually applied to the chat room, so that when you send a specially-crafted message the chat room ...
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Shouldn't online users counts only for specific site (ITS in this case)?

http://phpcode.eu/images/1314811981.png Shouldn't it say "7 People Chatting"? Because 80 people are in whole StackExchange chat, not in specific room
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Re-naming our chat room.

Most other sites have chat rooms with unique names that are related to the site's topic, but don't just duplicate the site's name. Here's some examples: SuperUser: Root Access ServerFault: The ...
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Can we get chat.security.stackexchange.com?

It's so much easier than http://chat.stackexchange.com/rooms/151/it-security and I know some other Beta sites have similar addresses for their room indexes. Can we, please?