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How do we want to handle AI-generated answers?

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Is migration to Stack Overflow blocked?

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when editing my post, how can I insert the contents of a file

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What to do when finding a case of ambiguity between two tags?

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How should I approach a discussion question about a specific Unix&Linux software?

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How do you turn on Dark Mode on this unix.stackexchange.com web site? [duplicate]

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How can I ask a moderator why he deleted my answer?

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Is it considered appropriate to edit multiple answers of another user into a single answer?

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How do I find my own questions?

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The search box sure needs some improvement

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all actions / comments should keep track of comments versed into chat

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Why did you delete my answer? It's not spam or anything crazy

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Users having offered a bounty on a question should be allowed to comment irrespective of their credit

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Mail alert for specific tags

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Why is there a delay to accept one's own answer to one's own question?

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Are new users subjected to prejudicial or intensified scrutiny by moderators?

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What is the problem here?

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Is it acceptable to transcribe images?

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Has it ever been officially stated that question authors shouldn't answer to requests for clarification in the comments?

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Remove answers already commented by some moderator from review queues

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Appropriate action to undertake when the real problem is not related to the question

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Do we need tags for zombie or defunct processes?

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Looking for an exchange on the main site

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Bounties : Does min = prec X 2 still apply if previous bounty was not awarded even in half?

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How to prevent "Community bot" fiddlings from (uselessly) messing the TOP QUESTIONS order?

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Mechanism for inverting closed / duplicate questions

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Ask "Do you really want to resurrect this question?", and let the mods vote whenever someone answers a question that's older than 6 months

9 votes
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discourage images of text on /questions/ask?

13 votes
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Mass editing to change generic example URLs

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AWS will soon be sponsoring Unix & Linux

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Querying previous users

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Editing: command tools format

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Why was I notified on comments where I was not mentioned?

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Should questions be updated with information gleaned from comments?

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tutorials/guidelines on posting

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Add new choice for questions belong on different sites in SE

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Add new tag "vdo"?

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Duplicated question, new answer

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Why was unix & linux originally created / split from stackoverflow?

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Should we translate non-English questions?

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"Yearling" badge on Unix&Linux meta without any activity and reputation points only from a week before the badge

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How to deal with spam

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Experimentation Sandbox

7 votes
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SPAM & flag count not being reset

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Distro tags needs pruning, with special mention of the Ubuntu tag

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Why was I suspended for a week?

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How to help others when you don't have a complete solution?


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