Annoyance - Deleting an existing post messes up linked URLs


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Annoyance - If (for some reason) a post in the middle of a thread happens to get deleted, then any and all links within other threads to a post following the now deleted post wind up displaying the wrong post (or going to the wrong page) when clicking on them.

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Just now, jonathanm said:

<work-around> Hide instead of delete </work-around>

I know...  Except that kinda hard to enforce that...  Been meaning to bring it up for awhile now, but just got a notification that took me to a completely wrong post and it popped back into my head.


An annoyance (and probably only to me)...  Now if some moderator ever happened to delete a post from one of the FAQ then 


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2 hours ago, jonathanm said:

<work-around> Hide instead of delete </work-around>

Thats assuming it wasn't a user like me deleting their old posts on topics they no longer want to see the "☆" for having posted in the topic when browsing new posts.

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