Why have I just now received another two Marshal badges? I got my first a few months ago. Surely you should only ever get it the once.
2It is another glitch. I got them too.– Pilot6Jun 7, 2016 at 20:48
2meta.stackexchange.com/questions/280023/…– TimJun 7, 2016 at 20:55
We just did a major revamp of how badges are awarded behind the scenes to drastically reduce the load on SQL Server. It now takes advantage of some pre-compute work we're doing to track badge progress in the profile.
However, I screwed up 2 queries, specifically the text names of the badges that prevent duplicate awarding. I was thinking to myself earlier "hey, maybe we should pass these in" as part of the rewrite - but it's not quite so simple. I'll take another look at this soon but when we're not fighting fires from a SQL Server upgrade. The cardinality changes which hosed some of the bigger badge queries needed urgent attention here, which ended up as a major revamp and introduced the 2 errors reported here.
-- Nick Craver