Welcome to Codidact Meta!
Codidact Meta is the meta-discussion site for the Codidact community network and the Codidact software. Whether you have bug reports or feature requests, support questions or rule discussions that touch the whole network – this is the site for you.
No notification about too long comments during edit
If you write a long comment close to 500 characters, then edit it and go beyond 500, you get no notification that the comment is now too long.
The letter counter isn't present during edit and when you click done, nothing happens. The comment doesn't get changed and you get no error message, the site just silently refuses to acknowledge the button click.
I thought this was network lag or a browser issue until I figured out the reason, so I'm guessing this is a UI bug.
I'm using Firefox.
Actually I'm having lots of problems with the site overall since today, which seems to be caused by Firefox Privacy Badger plug-in. It has worked fine on Codidact until today. I just noticed that up and down voting didn't work either and tracked it down to the plug-in.
So this may or may not be a false alarm.