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Mirroring mesh inverts face normals
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System Information
Win7 64bit
Operating system and graphics card

Blender Version
Broken: blender-2.70-c17acf1-win64
Worked: (optional)

Short description of error
Edit mode: Mirror cube any axis and normals point inward.

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error

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Juha Wiiala (tynkatopi) raised the priority of this task from to 90.
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Sergey Sharybin (sergey) changed the task status from Unknown Status to Unknown Status.Mar 13 2014, 8:40 AM
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Mirror is a scale with factor -1 which would indeed flip the normals. This is a know issue and not considered a bug. Improvements are possible, but that's considered a TODO and to be handled outside of the bug tracker.

Thanks for the report anyway!

When mirroring in Object mode, normals are ok.