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Is it possible to trigger an analytics run using the dhis2 api? [on hold]

In the case of some aggregate-queries that might rely on analytics data, it is often required that a cyclic run of "analytics -> query(ies) -> analytics" is done in order to generate the most accurate ...
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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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How do I secure Ozone Platform? [on hold]

OWF came OOTB with Enterprise SSO integration with CAS. How will OZP be secured? Will it still provide easy integration with CAS? And/or Will it provide easy integration with Federated SAML-based SSO ...
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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 ...
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This is on topic on Stackoverflow and Computer Science

Proposal: Algorithms & Data Structures Algorithms and Data Structures are on topic on Stackoverflow and cs.stackexchange, so the discussions can be there. ...
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Can a virtual currency be centralized? [closed]

Proposal: Alternate Virtual Currencies Question: Can a Virtual Currency be totally premined and then distributed among the user thus centralizing it's creation?
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There currently isn't a place to do this

A question a while back: Is there a sandbox to post test questions? Was answered with a link to a question: Formatting Sandbox But there is nowhere for questions. I don't like spamming other sites ...
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Why was my SE Proposal closed?

Proposal: Computer Hardware Hey, I was just wondering why my proposed SE Site was closed as quickly as it was. I did research SE Super User prior to submitting my SE Proposal and it appears that ...
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Why was this proposal deleted?

I found this proposal was deleted. http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/70545/p2p-networking AFAIK there was activity in the last month before its deletion, is there another reason for its ...
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What did we learn from the previous private beta?

Proposal: Computer Graphics Some of you were here for the previous Computer Graphics private beta, which did not succeed. I'd like to see suggestions of what we have learned about how to approach ...
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Why a new community about Computational Quantum Chemistry?

Proposal: Computational Quantum Chemistry Computational Quantum Chemistry is an active topic since almost 100 years and has driven development of both hardware and software (see e.g. Hartree). This ...
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A home for too broad questions

Proposal: General Advise on Programming/Proof of Concept Stackoverflow has lots of questions marked unfit being too broad. But these questions are valid issues faced by developers/managers and they ...
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Why did you close “Tkinter and Ttk” proposal?

Proposal: Tkinter and Ttk Except from the reason you gave when you close the proposal: This proposal would tend to drain audience from an existing Stack Exchange site. Which is illogical, if ...
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Proposed merger with OpenSource

Proposal: Code understanding OpenSource has a better name and a better and bigger scope, is more practical. Would you like to merge, seems pointless to be in competition? Referendum at noon. EDIT: ...
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Do you experts think this is a good idea? HackExchange

Proposal: HackExchangeWhat do you guys think about a pen testing exchange website? Please be honest.
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Re-open Over 50's

Proposal: Over 50's Programming Club I was just warming to the idea when, woof, the carpet was removed from under my feet. Bring OFPC back.
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How could this *not* be a highly-subjective (and in a bad way) Q&A site?

Proposal: App Improvement has a great premise - finding ways to improve a given app/service ... but how could this not merely be a bad subjective offering as a Q&A site? It would seem that there ...
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Will those proposals ever be launched?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Turkish) Proposal: Chinese Emigration 移民海外 The Super User in Portuguese proposal site was a proposal which already has all or almost all of the translation overhead ...
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SUPT Can Be Awesome - But In A More Distant Future

I'm Tim, and I manage the internationalization effort here at Stack Exchange. I'd like to begin with how amazed we are at the progress you were able to make so quickly on this proposal. We don't often ...
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Do you need a code snippet ? -> snippets.stackexchange.com

I have the idea for a new proposal called: snippets.stackexchange.com What site would it be? I thought about a site where everything is about code snippets. To build a "repository" of code snippets ...
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Is there a planning on CiviCRM stackexchange?

Proposal: CiviCRM 100% complete ! I can't wait - is there a planning ?
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Is Healthcare IT a restart?

Proposal: Healthcare IT I recall following and posting questions to a similar proposal. But it is not jumping out at me on my list of followed proposal. Is this a restart of a previous proposal? If ...
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Science or technology

Proposal: Over 50's Programming Club Why is this proposal in the science section? Shouldn't everything related to programming be in technology?
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We welcome questions about Pixel Art on Graphic Design

Proposal: Pixel Art There aren't many existing questions, but Graphic Design has a tag for pixel art.
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Are Wikipedia policies on-topic?

Proposal: Wikis Are detailed non-technical questions about Wikipedia/Commons/Wikivoyage /etc on-topic on this site?
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Should Open Source Ecology be merged with Open Source?

Proposals: Open Source Ecology and Open Source Open Source Ecology seems to lack critical mass to make it through the Area 51 process. Additionally, its scope is a subset of the scope of Open Source. ...
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Code Translation Proposal: Example

I would like to post an example of what I think an everyday question with answer would look like in a new SE site I would like to call Code Translation. User knows Perl, but is new to JavaScript: ...
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To specific. Merge with Drones & Quadcopters

Proposal: Ghost Drone This is to brand specific. This can be merged with the Drones & Quadcopters proposal.
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Isn't Tech Support a subset of SuperUser?

Proposal: Tech Support Well, the title pretty much says it all. What's the merit of this dedicated site?
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Area 52, how would that work?

Proposal: Area 52 There has been an ongoing suggestion of a Next Generation Area 51 for some time I am not sure what has been holding it up. This suggestion is to use the existing SE structure to ...
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This proposal should be renamed to include KODI, the new name of XBMC

Proposal: XBMC KODI is the new name of this project, so this proposal should update its name to reflect that fact.
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Continuous Integration is covered by DevOps

Proposal: Continuous Integration is covered under the DevOps proposal (see, for example, here)
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Substantial overlap with Computational Science

Proposal: Parallel Computing It seem that the majority of example questions would fit very well on Computational Science, which works nice, but is stuck in beta due to a low traffic. Is is it a good ...
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Do we have a plausible subject?

Proposal: Files & Encoding This is an interest of mine, but I am rethinking whether we actually have a possible subject. The questions asked seem to be too broad. And I can't personally think ...
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What topics could this also include?

Proposal: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping I created this topic primarily for 3D Printing, however Rapid Prototyping is becoming much more feasible in home, and there is a lot of other at-home ...
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Is Electric Vehicles a subset of Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair?

Proposal: Electric Vechicles This proposal should be considered a subset of Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair. Nearly all of the questions noted here would be considered on-topic for the site. ...
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Can we ask for and suggest where to find/buy specific hardware?

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Sometimes it can be hard to find specific piece of hardware equipment. This can be due to stock exhaustion, lack of supply to specific regions, etc. Is it okay to ...
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ru.stackoverflow.com is moving, and will launch soon (with a twist!)

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Russian) It's been a while, longer than we wanted, but we're practically on the cusp of launching Stack Overflow In Russian as I type this. We've just received the last ...
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This proposal would be better situated under the category Life

Proposal: Privacy The proposal has changed its name form Digital Privacy to just Privacy. This happened with the aim to broaden the scope of this community to be. See here for details. The proposal ...
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Expanding System z to the non-IBM mainframe OSes

Proposal: System z Although not as pervasive, there are mainframes produced by Hitachi and Fujitsu that are based on System/390. These include MSP and VOS3 (MVS clones), and the DOS and VM clones. ...