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Are video cameras on-topic?

Proposal: Camera Shopping Are video cameras and equipment included in Camera Shopping? Most digital cameras can be used for both photography and recording video. People may want to buy a camera ...
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When designing a model, do I need to worry about solid vs. hollow, or does the slicing software handle it?

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping Just getting into 3D printing and am doing some modelling. Usually I'd build a solid of some sort. When I go to print, I wouldn't necessarily want it ...
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Unix and Linux Stack Exchange does not focus on distro specific issues

Proposal: Linux Desktops Unix and Linux SE is not desktop environment focused. It is focused on questions about on Linux administration and command line utilities and programs, not with problems that ...
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Can external hack challenges be on-topic?

I'm proposing code hack challenges as part of the scope of this proposal. For example people can post their challenges with specially prepared code (which should be short enough to fit the post) and ...
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Already covered by ServerFault

Proposal: Windows Admins. Sysadmins working with Windows servers are already welcome at ServerFault.
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Ask Ubuntu para ti

Para aquellos que son nuevos en Stack Exchange (SE) y en el mundo de Ubuntu y Ask Ubuntu, mi nombre es Luis Alvarado y formo parte de Ubuntu y Ask Ubuntu desde hace un tiempo. Quisiera, con todo el ...
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Error en consola de Galssfish [on hold]

Proposal: SIGECO Me sale este error en la consola de Galssfish cuando hago Deploy, ¿alguién sabe cómo solucionarlo? Exception [EclipseLink-63] (Eclipse Persistence Services - ...
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¿Es necesario crear un foro de preguntas específicamente para Ubuntu?

Proposal: Ask Ubuntu (in Spanish) Si bien es cierto muchas de las soluciones que se pueden ofrecer a problemas en Ubuntu pueden ser útiles para otras distribuciones, ¿no sería mejor crear un solo ...
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The Philosophy of Atomic Coding

Proposal: Atomic Coding Obviously, it would be a huge undertaking to simply throw out questions and topics randomly, so there must be some sort of administration process to decide which questions are ...
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A Basic Overview of the Atomic Coding Curation Process

Proposal: Atomic Coding There is no question that Stack Overflow gets many "questions" that are some variation on "here, do my homework" or "debug my code" when the problem could be greatly ...
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Why do we need a site for Linux Desktops?

Proposal: Linux Desktops Offhand, this seems like a subset of Unix and Linux, and possibly of SuperUser too. Why would a separate site be beneficial?
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Will relevant questions of stack overflow be moved here?

Sometimes, I see questions asked on one SE website, and moved to another one because the latter is more relevant to the question. So I was wondering, will existing embedded systems questions of stack ...
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A wider Idea for this site

Proposal: Camera Shopping Why don't this site promote wider audience by changing to "gadget buying advice" I always need some.
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Homework questions are not off-topic per-se on stackoverflow

Proposal: Programming homework The intention behind this site seems to be "Stackoverflow for homework questions". It is true that homework questions are frequently closed and downvoted on ...
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How do we scope and what is sufficient preparation in 3d questions

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation I think this proposal is sane in the sense that 3d questions get asked and they have no home. However i'm a bit worried about scoping of the questions. ...
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Let's Tackle Stack Overflow First

Proposal: Superuser.com (in Spanish) / Superuser.com (en español) I'm pleased to announce that we're very close to hiring a Spanish-speaking community manager, who will be working on bring up Stack ...
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Stack Overflow In Arabic would be awesome, we regret that we can't support it

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) We want Stack Overflow in Arabic. Arabic (much like Persian) is a huge language, and being able to support it would mean being able to help possibly millions of ...
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We'd Love SU In Persian, but our focus right now is on Stack Overflow

Proposal: Super User in Persian We recently closed Stack Overflow In Persian because we can't currently support right-to-left languages, and we're afraid that the time this would take to support ...
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Possible duplicate of Scratch (programming)

Proposal: Scratch 2 Does Scratch 2.0 really need its own SE-site? I think it can be on the same site as Scratch 1.4. There are only minor changes between the two versions. The principle is the same. ...
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Max offline organisation unit levels [on hold]

How to set or change Max offline organisation unit levels? I am using the dhis-live version 2.18, but unable to change the offline organization unit levels Proposal: DHIS2
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چه طور در پایتون یه دیکشنری را در داخل یه فیلد دیتابیس MySQL ذخیره کنیم که قابل برگشت باشد؟ [closed]

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Persian) با سلام چه طور در پایتون یه دیکشنری را در داخل یه فیلد دیتابیس MySQL ذخیره کنیم که قابل برگشت باشد؟
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Persian Stack Overflow - Too Far Out Of Reach For Now

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Persian) We would love to be able to make Stack Overflow in Persian a reality. My hope is that one day we can, but it's unfortunately a day that's very far away - far ...
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How to handle 'black-hats'?

Proposal: HackOverflow It's written that this site should be made for 'white-hats', who are interested in malicious code analysis, etc. But what if some evil 'black-hats' start asking questions here ...
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How is this different from Writing?

How is this different from http://writers.stackexchange.com/? I think blogging is a sub-genera of writing, and a bit on the small side for its own area 51 site. Proposal: Blogging
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“for all those who believe that Virtual Reality is dead”

Proposal: Augmented Reality The description of this proposal has a passage I find quite questionable: This is for all those who believe that Virtual Reality is dead and Augmented Reality will ...
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Augmented Reality, again rebooted?

Proposal: Augmented Reality AR got no support last time, so why not merge it with Virtual Reality so that the total number of supporters will finally get you through?
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Regex on topic on StackOverflow

Proposal: Regexes Regex are (is?) on topic on StackOverflow, with more than 114K questions. Why do we need a dedicated site for this subject?
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Yet another reboot of HackOverflow - What's the difference?

Superscript: HackOverflow + HackOverflow will not be moving to private beta Seeing as a proposal with a similar scope and idea has failed launching, what's new about the current one that can change ...
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Overlap with blender

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Will blender questions be on topic here? Or would they be migrated over to blender?
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Overlap with computer graphics

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation It seems like the scope is a little different from Visual effects and Computer graphics, but it would be nice to define this in a more exact way. So ...
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Is this a duplicate of Graphic Design?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Aren't 3D questions already allowed on Graphic Design? They have a few questions about 3D and has tags for Blender, 3ds Max, Maya, SketchUp, and ...
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How do I export data from DHIS14 [closed]

I am struggling to import data from DHIS14 to DHIS2. The export function is unable to pull data from the DHIS14. The XML file is 1kb, mean null records are exported.
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How does this differ from Photography?

Proposal: Camera Shopping How does this site proposal differ from the existing Photography Stack Exchange?
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Expand name to include both Free Software and Open Source?

Proposal: Open Source To some people, there is an important distinction between Free Software and Open Source Software, at a philosophical level. I'm not really interested in having that fight ...
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Proposal for “Making and Tinkering”

Proposal: Making and Tinkering Following discussion with a few people on SE sites, I created a proposal called "Making and Tinkering". Unfortunately, it was closed as a duplicate of the Electrical ...
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Yet another duplicate of Unix/Linux

Proposals: Debian Discussion & Linux Mint & openSUSE Yet another attempt at splitting the already existing Unix/Linux where Debian & Mint & SUSE questions are perfectly on-topic. At ...
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Can this proposal contains some translations questions from english to Indonesian language?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (In Indonesian) Some questions may be have an answers from SO, but the differences it can be an Indonesian language. Can this happen ? The questions may be considered ...
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Please help understand code snippet provided in article/blog(link provided) which discusses/explains about topic X

Just as the title says - Are we going to allow posts like this here on Code understanding?
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Justification to Reopen

Proposal: Windows OS I believe that this should be reopened and seriously considered as its own StackExchange site for the following reasons: AskDifferent, Unix & Linux Stack Exchange, Ask ...
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Should Ask Microsoft consume Windows Phone SE?

If this SE goes live, should it consume Windows Phone SE? Having all Windows Phone be equally valid on two sites will be confusing. Proposal: Ask Microsoft
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How will the “writing direction” problem be solved?

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) For example, if want to ask the following question, in Arabic: How to build a time machine using Java? It would be: كيف أبني آلة زمن في لغة ال Java? As ...
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To help establish and improve the Linux Single Board Computer Q&A site

Proposal: Linux Single Board Computers Thank you for joining the Linux Single Board Computers community. You can support the proposal by voting for the example questions, share your insight via ...
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Why there is no separate website for questions regarding Windows?

Why for Linux, OS X already has several separate Stack Exchange site, but still not Windows, although it is the most popular operating system in the world! Analyzing the tags I averaged about 50,000 ...
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Is stackoverflow in hindi actually required?

Proposal: StackOverflow (Hindi) Many Indians how browse the net and all (I mean at least 98%) who use stackexchange are comfortable in english. If you don't believe me, you can conduct a survey on ...
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A reputation based open source collaboration platform

I'm looking for something that should exist, but that I can't find. It could be implemented using the stackexchange platform probably in relation with the Open source proposal. Stackoverflow ...
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What would this site add to gamedev.net's “Graphics Programming and Theory” forum?

Proposal: Computer Graphics I am a big fan of the cg.stackexchange.com proposal, since I discovered it. I took part (not actively enough, unfortunately) in the first tentative of creating the site. ...
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Site definition

Proposal: Advanced Ghost Blogging Platform Usage Generally, it's not a great idea to put "etc." as part of the site definition. If it's that vague, it probably won't garner a lot of interest.
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Do we need a YouTube site, when we already have WebApps?

Proposal: YouTube YouTube is on topic at WebApps, so why is there a YouTube site proposal?
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WooCommerce - What's On/Off Topic?

Proposal: WooCommerce WooCommerce is more of a brand name at this point so my question is, will this Exchange cover everything WooCommerce ( WooThemes, WooPlugins, Extensions, WordPress Plugins that ...
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Surprised by closure

Proposal: VoiP and PBX I'm a little surprised by the close as I'vs never had serverfault come up as a search result for this area. A search on serverfault for 'spa3102', a pretty common device in the ...