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Flag is using its own hook wrongly. Per flag.api.php hook_flag_type_info_alter should be used to alter flag type definitions provided by other modules, but flag_flag_type_info_alter actually adds _new_ definitions. This may cause unexpected issues like. So flag should add flag definitions for entities not already provided for, not in the alter hook but directly in flag_fetch_definitions.