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0001260Dwarf FortressDwarf Mode -- Jobs, Healthcarepublic2010-04-16 18:312014-01-27 13:06
lowminorhave not tried
resolvedunable to reproduce 
0001260: Salt water given to a resting dwarf
A bucket full of "water laced with salt" taken from a well over an ocean will be brought to a thirsty resting dwarf. There were already several buckets of this water near the well from previous jobs to fill ponds, which may have influenced this.
I have not explicitly tried to reproduce this, though it doesn't seem like something that would be a fluke. This may also allow them to drink directly from the well, but again, I haven't tried this.
Wells in 40d were believed to have magical water purifying powers (which in and of itself was probably a bug), but the impurities in water in 31.x are plainly visible in buckets of the water, so it doesn't make sense that dwarves are able to drink what is obviously salt water. They should still be able to bucket brigade it, though.
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related to 0000094confirmed Toady One Injured dwarves not recovered, ignored by doctors, and/or don't get food/water 
Issue History
2010-04-16 18:31MalicusNew Issue
2014-01-27 13:06FootkerchiefNote Added: 0024404
2014-01-27 13:06FootkerchiefStatusnew => resolved
2014-01-27 13:06FootkerchiefResolutionopen => unable to reproduce
2014-01-27 13:06FootkerchiefAssigned To => Footkerchief
2014-01-27 13:06FootkerchiefRelationship addedrelated to 0000094

2014-01-27 13:06   
If you have a save that demonstrates this problem in the latest version, please upload it to http://dffd.wimbli.com/ [^] and reopen this report (or PM me on the forums).