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Just wanted to thank you all

I love you all so much, seriously... Gilles, Tripleee, Jeff Schaller, dirkt, slm, Stéphane Chazelas. Kusalananda, slm, terdon, mikeserv, and many others I can't remember names of right now, I am ...
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Request for moderator assistance: tag lock

To help push along a tag cleanup as mentioned in Let's clean up the GRUB tags, I do hereby ask that the grub tag be locked to disallow future questions from being tagged such, in much the same ...
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Why am I regularly asked to prove that I am human?

This StackExchange site is the only one that consistently asks me to prove that I am human, giving me some hard to read CAPTCHA to fill out. Usually I need to cycle through a few until I can decipher ...
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Where should I ask a question involving rsync, Mac, and NTFS?

rsync is more of a Linux thing, but I'm using it to update NTFS from a Mac. I went through the list and didn't see a Windows community (but could have missed it). In case it matters, here's the ...
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Why does the newsletter come doubled?

As you can see, I receive two identical newsletter e-mails at a time: I've been subscribed for two weeks, and both times I got two identical e-mails.
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change a flag (or just remove it)

I just saw an answer which was flagged as both "low quality" and "not an answer". It was a very short answer but technically correct. Thus I flagged as "invalid flags". Afterwards I had a look at the ...
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reopen “stat” question

The question "Extract creation date and modification time of file in SunOS?" was marked as a duplicate of "stat command not found". I feel that in the current state of both, that is not true. The ...
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Are coreboot and/or SeaBIOS questions appropriate here?

Are questions related to coreboot and/or SeaBIOS appropriate on this Stack Exchange? If not, which one would be more appropriate? Server Fault? They're kinda mean.
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Duplicate question

I believe I asked a dup because my problem didn't solve at first. Now that I solved my problem, you might want to put together my question as a duplicate of the first question. Enable history for ...
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Is there any way to force erase a deleted question?

I had recently started to formulate a question I wanted to ask on the main site. In the meantime I thought of a separate unrelated question that required less research. So I opened up the ask a ...
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Reopen question on subshells closed as a duplicate

Why is subshell created by background control operator (&) not displayed under pstree was recently closed as a duplicate of Rule for invoking subshell in Bash?. I can see why people would think ...
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Post your question still grayed out

Last year, people were posting about the same problem and it was reported to be fixed. But I'm having the problem with another post today. The problem seems to be that I'm supposed to first ...
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question about linux kernel parameters

I have a question about the Linux kernel but not sure where would be the right place to ask it. I am also afraid that my question may be seen as much too general or generic and I will be banned even ...
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How to ask an edit reviewer questions about his review of my edit?

my edit suggestion was rejected by someone, and I would like to ask him/her to tell me more specific reasons. How can I do that?
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Why is linking to syslinux.com forbidden?

The other day, I tried linking to SYSLINUX and the editor told me that's forbidden. Why? Eventually, I linked to one of the pages under that Domain (EXTLINUX) and things were fine.
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Can anyone add a 'remi' tag

Since I don't have enough reputation, someone else coud do it: add a tag for questions regarding the remi repository. I would name the tag 'remi'. If I search for remi, I get 135 results. So IMO it ...
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How does the delay in data synchronization between chat and network sites happen?

https://chat.stackexchange.com/ and the individual sites has significant delay in data synchronization. For example Stephen Kitt's chat account shows 997 bronze medals (and it was 996 yesterday), ...
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A question about UEFI network stack

I have a question about UEFI network stack and Linux. Where is the right place to put it?
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See who upvoted a post?

I am not sure if this is the right place to ask, but as a new member (or just user? I guess I'm just a user) I don't know any better ... Question: Is it possible to see somewhere who upvoted a post ...
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Deleting a tag (/sys)

I created a question (now deleted), and I created a tag for it, sys. I looked for it before and didn't know it was the same as sysfs. I figured out from a comment to my question. The question was ...
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When can I usefully delete my comment?

On occasion there is a comment thread (three or four comments and responses) that result in a useful clarification of a Question or Answer. Once the question has been amended the comments are no ...
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Site for asking questions related to mobile?

I'm looking for a site where I can discuss things related to mobile, but I couldn't find any relevant site in Stack Exchange (Did I overlook something?). Please suggest if any relevant site is here in ...