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How did the editor get around the six-character limit?

I'm looking at revision number two here. The editor said "previous suggested edit rejected: please do not add padding to get around the 6 char limit". However, when I load the side-by-side markdown ...
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Should I edit posts that have one or more important words spelled incorrectly?

I would like to know this because there are many posts that, for instance, have a word or words spelled wrong, e.g. Raspbian as Rasbian. If these words are names of software or other important ...
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Removal of personally identifying information

Hear, hear: There's now a new mod only editing tool redact that allows to remove personally identifying or login information from posts (as those things were previously still in the edit history). It ...
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Edits that expand an answer

I was processing the edit review que, and I came across this suggested edit. I'm not entirely sure what to do in such a situation. The edit added some valuable information, but I'm hesitant to allow ...
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Suggested Edits taking too long to get through the system

I have recently gone on a tag-wiki editing spree, as I noticed that many of the tags were empty. But, even though these edits were made over 10 hours ago, I see that no one has actually reviewed them. ...
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Is it possible to automatically fix question titles? [closed]

This is a request to SE, and while I'm guessing the answer is no, maybe this is something that could be considered if/when we leave beta. Can question titles be auto-edited when they are submitted? e....