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Why HackOverflow will not become a site

Proposal: HackOverflow The definition of this proposal was completed yesterday. I wanted to be sure the entire 'Definition' Phase play out so we could survey the entire scope of this proposed site ...
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Not a duplicate to Open Source

Proposal: Open Source Software Projects Open Source pertains to the licensing of open source projects, not joining or starting one and the code behind the projects. There are also not limited to ...
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What questions should be on-topic?

Proposal: Open Source Software Projects Examples of an on-topic question: What should I do to start an open source project? Where can I host my open source project? I want to start a project, has ...
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Why do we need Embedded Systems when there is Electrical Engineering?

Proposal: Embedded Systems There is already a question about why this new, third proposal of the site will succeed. It mentions a list about sites that fit for questions about embedded design. I ...
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Hackathons seem to be on-topic on Programmers.SE

Proposal: Hackathons Programmers.SE has a hackathon tag, albeit it isn't very popular. It may be worth considering devoting the energy to ask (and answer) new questions there, rather than attempting ...
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How to practice sql injection [on hold]

I'm new to Security in computer science. I trying to learn how to sql inject. But problem is I was unable test the skill. I found many tutorials but there was no actual site to test whether it's ...
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HackOverflow Sandbox

To get some feedback on how to ask what kind of questions, before the private beta gets flooded by mass closures and burned by the wrongly asked questions, I'm proposing this thread as a sandbox for ...
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Is it possible to get the wifi password of a router? [on hold]

Is is possible for hackers to acquire the password of our router if they have setuped a dummy router that has the same SSID as ours, let's say that our devices is trying to connect to that dummy ...
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StackExchange does not support Right to Left languages currently, what good does proposing “Stack Overflow in Persian” do?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Persian) Yes as stated in No support for right-to-left languages they are not going to add RTL support soon. but, the point is that they do follow their roadmap which has ...
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What is the best way to promote this proposal?

I hate to spam the chat rooms, but how do we get this site promoted? Proposal: ITIL
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What is the definition of “hardware” in the scope of the Hardware Recommendations Proposal

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Hardware in the title of this proposal is a very vague term. While this may be intentionally vague, most of the example questions in the proposal seems to focus on ...
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Is the term best ever viable for use

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Though the term best can lead to discussion in the answers and comments, which can be a bad thing, asking a question about something such as The best $400~ (U.S.) ...
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Proposed Q&A site for users of the PrestaShop e-Commerce platform

What do you think about Q&A site for users of the PrestaShop e-Commerce platform? It could be similar to this one: http://magento.stackexchange.com/ I'll be glad if you could provide and review ...
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Ruby on Rails is amply covered by Stack Overflow

Proposal: Ruby On Rails claims in its description: "Ruby On Rails community is a big one on Stack Overflow [300 000 questions and counting]." The fact that there are >300k question about a ...
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StackOverflow brings together millions of programmers in a collective effort. Why partition it into mutually exclusive areas of overlapping info?

StackOverflow in other languages ​​is a redundancy detrimental to the global community of programmers. A great deal of effort in the design of stackoverflow is put into detecting and eliminating ...
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Stackoverflow reune a millones de programadores en un esfuerzo colectivo. ¿Por qué particionarlo en zonas solapadas mutuamente excluyentes? [closed]

Stackoverflow en otros lenguajes es una redundancia perjudicial para la comunidad global de programadores. ¿Qué preferis, una torre de Babel o cientos de replicas centesimales en proporción contando ...
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Creation of a new site for remote sensing community

If you agree with what I have written here, comment under this question and tell me whether you will follow if I make a proposal and also give some suggestion for questions of remote sensing that ...
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Please vote for the example questions!

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Please vote for the proposal or this will die. If it dies theres nothing on Stack Exchange that can take up the slack.
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Can we expand the scope to all watercraft?

Proposal: Sailing Do we have to stay limited to just sailing watercraft? Can we expand the scope to include all types of watercraft, whether sail powered or nuclear powered, civilian or military? ...
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אפשר לראות את האתר מימין לשמאל?

Proposal: StackOverflow in (in Hebrew) אפשר עם userscript אבל האם אפשר לעשות את זה בצד השרת? Thanks Mureinik for the English translation: Can we have the site aligned from right to left? It can be ...
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Algorithm Optimization O(n)

I am thinking of proposing a data structure and algorithm Q&A group, where users can ask questions related to Data structures and Algorithms and get really space/time optimized solutions. The ...
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How do we best promote embedded?

Proposal: Embedded Systems I believe we should target the TI, Atmel, and ST forums. Those each have several questions per day, and I think the SE format would benefit all of them. But I don't want ...
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Relaunch of Embedded Systems

Proposal: Embedded Systems We're attempting a relaunch: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/90111/embedded-systems?referrer=tKBmZnGmrVzyH9jIydgvwQ2. Let's see if we can get this one going.
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This proposal went to private beta and was closed once. Why will it succeed this time?

Proposal: Embedded Systems I have two questions for consideration here: The previous embedded systems proposal was in beta for 16 days. It did not receive enough traction to remain open. The top ...
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The “Stack Overflow in Spanish” Project is Underway!

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Spanish) Work is beginning to create a Stack Overflow site in Spanish! My name is JuanM and I am the community manager who will be responsible for this project. I ...
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Ideas to improve the “Core OS” proposal on Stack Exchange?

Proposal: Core OS Please, share your ideas about the CoreOS proposal on Stack Exchange. Do you think it would be useful ? Ideas to improve it ? Let's share ideas.
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Can I reccomend my own site? [closed]

Proposal: Website Recommendations If someone asks for a site which I think mine would do well, can I reccomend it as long as I give full disclosure? What about answering my own question with my own ...
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What is the best way to measure whether Ethereum is gaining or losing traction? [closed]

Proposal: Ethereum How can we measure whether Ethereum as a technology is "picking up" or slowly losing relevance? - Number of individual accounts? - Number of smart contract? - Overall hashrate?
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Thoughts on Relaunching Embedded System SE in September 2015

Proposal: Embedded Systems The Embedded Systems proposal is in the verge of failing. Robert Cartaino has made the follow comment every fiber of my being is screaming "gawd, this site SHOULD ...
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Something smells fishy

Proposal: Ethereum This proposal has exactly 100 users, many who joined very recently, who only follow this proposal and have no associated Stack Overflow accounts. Nearly a quarter joined in the ...
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Duplicate of Embedded Systems that just entered beta

Proposal: Embedded Systems This appears to be a duplicate of the Embedded Systems site that entered private beta about 10 days ago.
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Does rom hacking belong here?

Proposal: Emulation I could not find the proper place for asking rom hacking questions. Would this site be the right place?
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Duplicate of Coputer Graphics

Proposal : Computer Graphics Proposal : 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Everything is in the title.
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Prospective Audience

Proposal: Yocto Who should be prospective audience for the proposal?
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Should computer vision be included under computer graphics?

Proposal: Computer Graphics Computer vision today is about as much algorithms as computer graphics.So is it possible that the computer vision be included under computer graphics?
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What is the use of stackoverflow(Hindi)? Because there is no hindi words is used

Proposal: StackOverflow (Hindi) I am here to ask you all that What is the use of stackoverflow(Hindi)? Because there is no hindi words is used to communicate in hindi with eachother
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Isn't this already covered by Cross-Validated?

Isn't this already covered by Cross-Validated? Proposal: Data warehouse and Business Intelligence
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Is it encouraged to repeate questions from the previous private beta?

Proposal: Computer Graphics
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Modifying proposal description for “Stack Overflow (in German)”

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in German) This is only a minor nitpick and I don't know if changing the description is possible at this stage. Programmierergesellschaft sounds a bit strange to me. ...
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How to isolate persistent pop-up browser hijack

Proposal: HackOverflow I think the following question, closed as off topic in InfoSec, is a good example of why HackOverflow should exist. If InfoSec and Server Fault feel that recovering a security ...
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Design-principles related forum

Do we have or planning a Stackexchange site for design related aspects? Basically where people can discuss how to design a program. Or how to deal with a programming problem at design level. What ...
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Will (should) this site's (Microsoft Office) scope include VBA?

Proposal: Microsoft Office Visual Basic for Applications is a programming language for Microsoft Office with an IDE only found in MSO. There is already a bit of controversy between stackoverflow and ...
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Is there a current staff / dev response to this proposal?

Proposal: Sandbox I realise that this site is going to be very different, and (based on the current time discussion) may need a lot of dev time. Is there any response to it right now as to whether ...
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Are Microsoft Office and Ask Microsoft duplicates?

Is Microsoft Office not covered by this proposal? Proposal: Microsoft Office
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“Discussion” quality of answers, and soft-ness of questions

Proposal: Computer Graphics There are a lot of "soft questions" here, and usually the tools on SE sites don't like questions which are open ended, or 90% discussion of different ways and the ...
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Are the questions from the first private beta going to be migrated to this one?

Proposal: Embedded Systems We had a private beta before that folded due to lack of participation. The questions from there weren't an insignificant amount, were distributed amongst other SE sites ...
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Very new proposal (sorry to the owner) already on topic on Unix.SE

Proposal: Linux Mint I know, i know and i know, the owner probably would be sad, as it was made a few minutes ago, sorry but i have to do this. The very new proposal "Linux Mint" is about Linux ...
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Would this be too much like SuperUser?

Proposal: Microsoft Office Would this be too much like SuperUser?
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Why do we need a focused Microsoft Office site?

Proposal: Microsoft Office For the same reason we need an Ubuntu site as well as a sites for Linux, SuperUsers and programmer. Like it or not, Microsoft Office is one of the most installed business ...
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Overlap with 3d Graphics, modelling and animation

Proposal: Computer-Aided Design (CAD) - This topic seems to overlap significantly with the proposed 3d graphics, modelling and animation site. That proposal is for "Questions relating to 3D software ...