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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 [on hold]

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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What is the scope of the “launch” system.api action? [closed]

Ref.: https://github.com/ozone-development/ozp-iwc/wiki/APICommonConventions launch action described as: "Shorthand for launching the given application. Only valid on application listings." Could ...
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Is OpenCart v2.0 trully ready for production? [closed]

Proposal: OpenCart Due to the lack of a proper upgrade script, the lack of a roadmap and the difficulties encountered by users and developers at various levels right now, when is OC v2.0 going to be ...
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Yet another duplicate of Unix/Linux

Proposals: Debian Discussion & Linux Mint Yet another attempt at splitting the already existing Unix/Linux where Debian & Mint questions are perfectly on-topic
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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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Issues in generating sql/civicrm_generated.mysql using bin/regen.sh file [closed]

Proposal: CiviCRM I am working on CRM-11369 bug. However, I was facing problems in generating sql/civicrm_generated.mysql using bin/regen.sh file. The fifth line of bin/regen.sh file is 'source ...
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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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Good question for furniture [closed]

Proposal: Furniture A good candidate question to be asked early on on the furniture Q&A would be this one, which didn't fit into the DIT Q&A: ...
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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 ...
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If launched, will the classification of “Technology” matter?

Proposal: Gamification In response to this question: Why is the gamification proposal under technology? If we launch into private beta, will the technology moniker hinder the growth of the ...
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Qualilty commits

Proposal: Gamification This is a general comment to all individuals who have committed to this proposal, especially those interested in learning more about Gamification Over 1/4 (55 individuals at ...
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Is this site really required?

Proposal: Google What all does this cover that has already not been covered by ProWebmasters.SE and Web Applications.SE
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What description should the “Drones & Quadcopters” proposal have?

Proposal: Drones & Quadcopters The current description is: Proposed Q&A site for drones, quadcopters and multicopters For me, that is a site that will be used by drones (and their ...
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On why having a DevOps q&a website would be useful for many

Proposal: DevOps Unfortunately there is currently too much (negative) hype attached to the word devops. But there is also increasing interest into this field, as you can see new proposal are being ...
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“Games” was not a duplicate of “Arqade”

Proposal: Games This proposal was not a duplicate of Arquade because speculating about future games is off-topic on Arqade. However, I don't believe that this was a viable proposal either, because ...
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Notice: Elementary OS is on-topic on Unix.SE

As part of the process to create new sites, the Community team reviews proposals to make sure they would be good additions to our existing set of sites. One reason we close proposals is when they ...
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It's unclear: It's Java or Javascript proposal? [duplicate]

{ Java } for [Begginers] } Proposed Q&A site for the beginner users of Java who hardly have any idea what JavaScript is. Even description is confusing, as it says it's for Java people ...
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Better name for Missing Files?

I've created proposal which goal is to preserve and maintain access to digital objects which are no longer accessible (such as documents, publication papers, old version of software, etc.). However it ...
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Already covered by Information Security and Unix & Linux

Proposal: Kali Linux This seems to be a subset of Information Security, which has a tag for Kali Linux. Anything specific to Kali Linux that is not related to hacking / pentesting can be posted on ...
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Please waste someone else's time

Proposal: uʍop ǝpᴉsd∩ Creating nonsense proposals is not only not funny, it wastes the time of CMs and other users who keep a watchful eye on the site. Please stop.
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Difference between this and Information Security

Proposal: HackExchange What is the difference between HackExchange and Information Security.
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Unclear and duplicate

Proposal: { Java } for [Begginers] } First, Java and JavaScript are not the same thing. Second, questions regarding both Java and JavaScript are already on-topic at Stack Overflow. Why should there ...
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Suggested name change

Proposal: Code understanding To Creative Programming
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just wondering why is my proposal closed

Proposal: Hardware why is my proposal close why would it not be a viable QA
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Should be part of the Virtualization proposal

Proposal: Amazon Web Services There is already a proposal going for Virtualization, Cloud and Grid Computing. I don't think that a site for only one specific provider/service is likely to get enough ...
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Why this proposal closed?

Proposal: Node.js This proposal is closed because they said this site is already exist.I look for StackExchange sites and Area51 proposal. And I didn't see any area for this. Could you provide link ...
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One word: stackoverflow

Proposal: Beginner Coding Stackoverflow is a dedicated coding site that has many users helping beginner, intermediate and advanced coders. why should this proposal be brought forward when there is a ...