Josh
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Do I ask here or on Super User?
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My rule of thumb recently has been, ask here first. If I don't get a good response then cross post to SuperUser or ServerFault. I understand that by doing this it might take me a longer time to get an ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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xenoterracide asked: How do you decide what is offtopic? mattdm answered: @xenoterracide By following the FAQ and precedent. If there's a question, a discussion in Meta is appropriate. phunehehe ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Josh http://www.gravatar.com/avatar/97ca2e94ba373515aa387feee67d613e?s=16&d=identicon&r=PG Josh asked on behalf of Gilles: What is your policy on migrating questions to Ask Ubuntu? (Gilles) ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Michael Mrozek asked: A diamond will be attached to everything you say and have said in the past, including questions, answers and comments. Everything you will do will be seen under a different light....

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Rebecca Chernoff asked: Moderation requires decisive action. You may find yourself in a position where you're unsure of what action to take, but can't immediately discuss the situation with a fellow ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Tshepang asked: A majority of the questions here would also be on-topic on Super User. What makes Unix SE different? mattdm answered: @Tshepang I think the expert community is different. A lot of ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat: 1pm UTC / 8am EST on the 4th - now!
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As with the other town hall chats, I will be creating a "digest" version for the Unix & Linux Town Hall Chat. This will be posted as one large Meta question. The digest will contain all the ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Rebecca Chernoff asked: Final thoughts? but there was no unified response... If candidates would like to post final thoughts, please do so in chat and @Josh me so I know to include them in this ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Tshepang asked: What's your thoughts on too-localised? Do you think we are too strict here? mattdm answered: @Tshepang I haven't noticed anything I've thought "wow, too strict". Can you give an ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Josh asked: Candidates, what was the first site in the network you used? Is Unix.SE your first site and you branched off from there? Or have you been with us since the earlier days? (pre-superuser, ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Tshepang asked: What's your thoughts on outdated comments and what would you do when such comments are flagged for deletion? mattdm answered: @Tshepang Outdated comments are generally noise, and if ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Tshepang asked: What do you intend to do to prevent users from leaving? mattdm joked: @Tshepang handcuffs. mattdm then answered: @Tshepang Keeping the site focused and organized will keep users ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Rebecca Chernoff asked: What can be done to bring more people to the community? Do you feel that's part of your responsibility as a moderator? mattdm answered: @RebeccaChernoff I don't think that's ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Michael Mrozek asked: How much time do you anticipate spending on the site? How much of that would be "moderating"? Tshepang answered: @MichaelMrozek Not being experienced at being a real SE mod, I ...

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2011 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest
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Josh asked: Candidates, what is your view on the new "Everyone Can Edit" functionality that has been added to the site? Does it make the job of a moderator easier? DO you like the system, or do you ...

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