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Why did the last proposal ive read about got flagged?

Proposal: Minecraftia i was bored and saw that the old inecraft proposal got flagged, i took initiative to reopen it, since minecraft is actually a very wide platform, not really as in gameplay, but ...
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Seems like duplicate

Programming and Embedded System appears to be a duplicate of Embedded Systems possibly branching out onto Robotics.
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Duplicate of Programmers?

Proposal: Software Design and Architecture and Best Practices How does this differ from Programmers? Nothing in the site description looks like it wouldn't fit there or on Stack Overflow.
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Why should there be a site about CTF?

Proposal: Capture the Flag CTF competitions typically cover several topics, including reverse engineering, forensics, cryptography, network protocols, etc. Reverse engineering, forensics, ...
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Are questions heavily related to programming on-topic?

Proposal: Data Science Will questions that are about code related to big data or data science on-topic? Does this mean that programming questions (related to data science) will be accepted here? ...
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What is a Capture the Flag competition?

Proposal: Capture the Flag What is a Capture the Flag competition?
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I'd like to make a moderator nomination [on hold]

Proposal: Embedded Systems Folks, I have a feeling that EP&D is not far from launching the beta. After the launch, we will be looking for the initial crew of moderators. I would like to ...
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Other System z Sites

Proposal: System z I wanted to bring up the discussion of other areas that have been created for System z technical questions, just to be sure that we know about them and have explored those. I don't ...
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Will this site only host links for answers, or should it be more centered on teaching concepts the OP asked about?

Proposal: Tutorials Is this site's answers only going to host links for answers, because I think well that might be fine for some very narrow questions, e.g. I want a good tutorial question. I think ...
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Is the use of LMGTFY to answer OK?可不可以用LMGTFY 回答问题?

Proposal: stack overflow(In Chinese)
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Real DS examples

Proposal: Data Science There are a lot of courses, books and information available to help you to be a Data Scientist but learning curve will have a heavier slope if we could count on real good ...
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Subset of Electrical Engineering?

Proposal: KiCad EDA Software Suite What topics do you see this proposal covering that aren't on-topic at Electrical Engineering? There is already a KiCad tag that currently contains 36 questions so ...
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Will 3D design and modelling be included in this?

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping As it is such an integral part of 3D printing will 3D design/modelling discussions be included in this site? If so, to what extent will it crossover with ...
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Isn't this a subsection of Stack Overflow?

Proposal: Mura CMS Isn't this a subsection of Stack Overflow? Is there any reason questions about Mura CMS can't be asked there?
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A subsection of Stack Overflow?

Proposal: Ghost Isn't this just a subsection of Stack Overflow? Is there any reason questions about Ghost cannot be asked there?
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A treasure trove of good information

Proposal: Operating Systems Just as a point of information, OSDev.org has a wiki and a forum that are filled to the brim with development information, sample code, trials and tribulations, and links ...
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Info on starting a Linux Distro from scratch! [closed]

Proposal: Operating Systems Here is a site that have tutorials on where and how to get started with building your own Linux Distro's: Linux From Scratch. Here is a "COOL" project to get you ...
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Specific or not?

Proposal: Operating Systems. After reviewing this proposal, I commited to it, but a few questions popped up. For one, is this proposal for a site that would simply go over the theory of operating ...
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How to decrypt encrypted fields for reporting? [closed]

Proposal: Guidewire Implementation Data is being replicated from the transactional DB to a reporting DB (SQL Server replication) where encrypted data needs to be decrypted to extract to the data ...
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Isn't this a duplicate/subsection of security.stackexchange.com?

Proposal: Penetration Testing There are 375 questions tagged penetration-testing there.
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We should change the scope to solving problems

Proposal: Gamification Looking through most of the questions here, a lot of the questions are theoretical. That should be allowed, but theoretical problems can be quite tedious to answer, especially ...
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Scoping concerns

Proposal: Programming Language Theory The topic programming language theory has possible overlap with a number of Stack Exchange sites: CSTheory.SE – deals with topics in theoretical computer ...
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Misleading Title

Proposal: Programming Language Theory Given the description and proposed example questions, I find the title misleading. Not a single question asks about type systems, operational semantics, the ...
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Define Joomla for newbies

Proposal: Joomla While Joomla users are going to know what Joomla is, a lot of other people (especially Stack Exchange users) are going to stumble on the site. The tagline for the site should give ...
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Will this site accept google-able questions?

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping I think that this site has the potential to form great canonical answers that could be used as references from other sites. This means that we could accept ...
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Please ask more questions and spend your votes!

Proposal: DevOps One of the best things that early followers can do, is to put down some sample questions that they think would be a good fit here. Everybody who visits this proposal has a chance to ...
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SE is not for corporate/proprietary-only q&a

Proposal: Guidewire Implementation Guidewire looks like an interesting company. And I am sure their tools are great. But Stack Exchange, since the advent of Area51 / SE 2.0, is not for proprietary ...
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Did you know licensing questions are explicitly on-topic at Programmers SE?

Proposal: Open source licensing I'm not sure if the folks behind this are aware that licensing questions are explicitly on-topic for Programmers SE. Yes, there was some debate as to what extent they ...
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System z Software Areas

Proposal: System z I am wondering what types of options we could use to segment the area a touch? For example, determine what is a CICS vs z/TPF question. It doesn't appear that there are tags or the ...
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There is a site for this purpose

Proposal: White hat There is http://security.stackexchange.com for this purpose. I couldn't flag this as a duplicate.
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How can we correct the KM preoccupation with technology?

Even though the Information Revolution (1957-2007) is over the KM Establishment still clings to IT for KM. This is very harmful and needs to be corrected. Suggestions?
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Relationship between Machine learning, Statistics, and Data Science

Proposal: Data Science I would like to know the how is machine learning used in data science. Statistics models are mostly used for smaller data set, e.g., hypothesis testing, confidence interval, ...
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New proposal for Atlassian Jira

I always have Jira questions. I am not satisfied with the Atlassian forums, but I love everything about Stack Exchange. So, is anyone else into a Jira Stack Exchange site?
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Please vote for app store and contribute for this progressive community to make it successful

Proposal: App Stores Please vote for app store and contribute for this progressive community to make it successful.
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Do we want to exclude handling of out-of-the-box drones?

Proposal: DIY Drones How about flying of drones like the DJI Phantom? Is this only about assembly and upgrades?
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Does it should include discussion about any methods of software security/isolation or it should be restraint to hypervisors

Proposal: Virtualization, Cloud and Grid Computing According to Wikipedia there's two types of hypervisor. In each case (inside the schema) the target isn't the application, but it's OS. However ...
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Maybe CS educators should be under a different proposal group?

Proposal: Computer Science Education I created this in response to the Mathematics Educators Stack Exchange which is doing rather well and in public beta, so I created it under the same heading. ...
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Symfony2 framework

I believe that Symfony2 is the best PHP framework out there. And I think it behooves her to have a space dedicated to further enhance its development and understanding of the people who work or want ...
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Scilab, Octave and FreeMat?

Proposal: Matlab Will it be only for Matlab or are its free alternative also considered ?
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Aeronautical Engineering

Why isn't there a community for the aeronautical engineers? Researchers and students in this field can discuss and exchange knowledge regarding all fields of aeronautical engineering including but ...
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What aspect of compilers is cs.se not serving?

Proposal: Compilers I invite you to try asking your compiler-related questions on computer science stackexchange. It may be the case that there are a lot of compiler questions that don't belong on ...
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How to prevent quick outdation of questions?

If we were to make a SE on Hardware Recommendations, most of the questions which would end up here will get outdated very quickly. It's possible to also encounter questions such as: Gaming Computer ...
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Reopened as Artificial Intelligence

Proposal: Artificial General Intelligence This proposal has been reopened as Artificial Intelligence with a larger scope. Artificial General Intelligence would be however a major topic for it's ...
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Need a way to make Stack Overflow (in Hebrew) right-to-left language compatible

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Hebrew). Since we talk about the Hebrew language, we need to make our site right-to-left language compatible,how can we accomplish it?
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Proposal description

Proposal: Mura CMS The proposal description says Mura CMS is a "coldfusion based content management system". This is incorrect, it should say "CFML based content management system"
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Should we be trying to restart this already?

Proposal: Artificial Intelligence For those not aware, there was an Artificial Intelligence beta that failed a mere month ago. Unless someone has a decent idea why the previous one failed and has a ...
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Yet another ArchLinux-Proposal? No!

Proposal: ArchLinux I've created yet another ArchLinux-Proposal. Three poins why I think we need this site along Unix&Linux and can not integrate this into existing SE sites. ArchLinux is not ...
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Stack site for “Visual Basic for Applications” questions

Proposal: Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) There are dozens of websites and forums dedicated to answering VBA questions with inferior software as vBulletin. They cater to an audience very ...
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Should Inform be broadened to all IF development systems?

Proposal: Inform Should the proposal for an Inform site be broadened to all IF development systems? Apparently there was a was an old proposal but it's gone now. It did include all systems, and ...
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This is a duplicate of Software Recommendations

Proposal: Code Recommendations During the Software Recommendations definition, I asked whether library recommendations were on-topic, and the majority agreed. Looking at the questions tagged ...