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Edits sometimes revert preceding edits without edit conflict
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Description

Sometimes, in a situation where an edit conflict should happen, the edit is silently saved (and thus the preceding edit is silently reverted) instead. This has been a problem for a long time (so we probably have a bug about it already but I could not find it), but anecdotally it seems to have become more frequent recently.

Some examples:

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Tgr created this task.Aug 9 2015, 6:14 PM
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See the list in T72163