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غرفة دردشة/مناقشة للمقترح A chat room has been created

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) السلام عليكم أعتقد اننا نحتاج إلي ان نوحد الجهود ونتبادل الاراء بخصوص إنجاح هذا المقترح. لجعل الأمور أسهل ومنظمه هناك غرفة دردشة مفتوحه للجميع للمشاركة وابداء رأيه ...
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What was the secret of HackOverflow?

Despite the proposal has been closed, it become crowded in a short amount of time. Initially the proposal was called Hacking 101, but when it was renamed to HackOverflow, there was a skyrocket in ...
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HackOverflow will not be moving to private beta

Proposal: HackOverflow The momentum around this proposal is admirable, but it won't be continuing to private beta. Folks here have already wondered how to navigate 'dubious' subject matter, or ...
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سؤال حول التعليقات في لغة جافا [closed]

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) في لغة java ما الفرق بين التعليقات من هذا النوع /* */ وبين هذا النوع من التعليقات /** */
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What types of questions should be on this website?

Proposal: Restart Should questions on this website be about things that there are quick tricks to, or should there be questions that could be fixed by calling tech support?
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Subset of Electrical Engineering?

Proposal: Semiconductors Other than material sourcing / product recommendation questions that are discouraged on most Stack Exchange sites questions related to designing and manufacturing ...
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تعريف بعملية الموافقة على المقترح وما يعنيه أن تضغط Commit

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) This is an overview of the process that a proposal overtakes to succeed and what it means to commit to a proposal. A portion of the potential audience for the ...
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How is “RPM-based Linux” different from Unix.SE?

Proposal: RPM-based Linux is clearly on-topic at Linux & Unix. How is this proposal better/different?
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Likely to be closed…?

This is likely to be closed as it is covered by SO and you've not identified how this is more than a tag on SO. Proposal: iOS Development
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Superuser (in Portuguese)

I propose is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users in Portuguese. Eu proponho um site de perguntas e respostas para profissionais e entusiastas em hardware e ...
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This proposal is too narrow, and duplicates Stack Overflow

Proposal: Ripple Questions about a single, highly-specific programming protocol or API don't make a viable Stack Exchange site. You're better off making a tag on Stack Overflow, and asking your ...
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Ok, so I'm here… how do I ask a question about CiviCRM?

I've clicked on the "Commit" button, can I start asking my CiviCRM questions now? Proposal: CiviCRM
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Why is Restart not a duplicate of Sustainable Living?

Proposal: Restart Why is this not a duplicate of Sustainable Living and/or Lifehacks?
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Why not matlabcentral/answers?

Proposal: MATLAB What is the advantage of doing this rather than using the similar setup that already exists? http://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/answers/
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Expanding the subject to CPLDs?

Proposal: FPGA Instead of just FPGA, how about expanding the subject to HDL design? Being an expert in FPGA design is only a stones throw away from being an expert in CPLD design. This could open up ...
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Would calculator and calculator app recommendations be on-topic?

Proposal: Plus Overflow (Calculators) The title basically says it: would calculator and calculator app recommendations be on-topic on Calculators?
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Would programming be on-topic on Calculators?

Proposal: Plus Overflow (Calculators) You can do programming on some calculators, but programming questions are also on-topic on Stack Overflow. Would programming questions also be on-topic here?
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Would custom calculators be on topic here?

Proposal: Plus Overflow (Calculators) For example, lets say a website builds/has a car loan calculator, would a question about using that calculator possibly be on topic? There are many custom ...
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Isn't there already a site for this, called Software Recommendations?

This Proposal: Can'tFindProgrammingTools! seems to be a duplicate of an existing site, which is Software Recommendations.
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How discussion-oriented would this board be?

Proposal: Visual effects and computer graphics I'm mostly familiar with Stack Overflow, so perhaps this is moot, but how much pure discussion would we encourage/discourage on this board? SO works ...
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Please link your other SE accounts

The success of this proposal depends on the participation of people who are active* on other StackExchange sites. If you have another account at e.g. StackOverflow, here's how to link the two: Click ...
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Take from SO or complement SO?

Is the intent of Code understanding established (or at least even moderately agreed-upon) that it is going to fill a gap that is off-topic to SO or extract out questions that are on-topic on SO, ...
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Adoption: Why would these questions not be answered directly by the individual open source communities themselves?

The questions I see here look like they would best be answered by internal IRC/developer channels or forums based on a project by project basis. Developers who work with the code every day would be ...
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What would and would not fall within the remit of a “Kooboo” Stack Exchange site?

Proposal: Kooboo The name / word Kooboo is more of a brand than a single product. The parent company is Yardi Technology Limited (https://www.linkedin.com/company/yardi-technology-limited). Listed ...
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Defining the boundaries between the existing Kooboo forums and a Stack Overflow Kooboo site

Proposal: Kooboo There are already official discussion forums for Kooboo at http://forum.kooboo.com/ Those forums are hosted by the owners of Kooboo and monitored and answered by the team of Kooboo ...
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HackOverflow only for beginners?

Proposal: HackOverflow ... for beginners who want to learn pure hacking. Why exactly would this be only for beginners? I'd propose: ... for beginners and experts in hacking Or something ...
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When recommending a pre-built system, should software be taken into account?

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations
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When will the proposal 'Home Automation' reach beta?

The proposal 'Home Automation' is at 100% in commitment for some weeks now. So my question is when it will reach beta? I read some other articles like ['When does an Area 51 beta begin?', When does ...
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How to increase our chance to go to beta (or speed it up)

Proposal: CiviCRM It's been only one week since we started the commit phase and we already have almost 100 commiters. That's really great and it demonstrates that CiviCRM community is strong and ...
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In order to follow proposals

Proposal: Peace be upon youStackOverflow (In Arabic)There is no explanation how to vote
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What questions should I upvote?

Proposal: HackOverflow Looking through this proposal, the top 5 questions in my opinion already have over 11 votes. Should I upvote these questions anyway, or should I use my upvotes on the other ...
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Is it possible to integrate a keyboard for sites of Languages with non Latin script?

For sites like Russia SE, Arabic SE etc, is it possible to integrate a respective keyboard to the sites?
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Why does BASIC need a devoted site?

Proposal: BASIC programming. BASIC is on topic on StackOverflow, with almost 300 questions. Why does it need its own site?
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Broaden the topic to Game Design?

I consider "gamification" to be the application of game design in contexts that aren't inherently games. However, those same tactics that are effective when "gamifying" a product or community are ...
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Is Ask Hackers a better name for this site?

HackOverflow is very good name, similar to MathOverflow and StackOverflow. But since this site is a proposed Q&A site for beginners who want to learn pure hacking, Ask Hackers is better suited as ...
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Feel free to add some example questions :)

Proposal: Qlikview Feel free to add some example questions to help this site grow.
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What about a site for Maple

There is a site for Mathematica which seems very active. Maple does have Mapleprimes.com which is a whole mix of stuff and not so active. I'd think that both systems get wide use. I have my own ...
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Be patient ! This is a long journey

Proposal: OpenCart In case some of us are new here, I'd just like to reinforce that it's normal to take many months or even years for a new SE site to start. Do always come back every now and then ...
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Site Suggestion: Software Usage - The 'why' I proposed

Proposal: Software Usage Don't think this has been suggested before but: There should be a StackExchange site dedicated to the help of usage of software. Of course, there would be questions that ...
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It is also OT at ServerFault

Proposal: Chef http://serverfault.com/questions/tagged/chef - has a wiki entry and everything
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Duplicate of Programmers

Proposal: Software Engineering This is pretty much what Programmers is. Check out the list of things that are on-topic. However, like all Stack Exchange sites, we only take questions that are ...
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Chef is already OT at the DevOps proposal

Proposal: Chef is already covered under the DevOps proposal: it'd be great to drive that proposal further ahead instead of splitting into a splintered group of communities, no?
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Should we try to draw members of other engineering forum already, and how?

Proposal: Engineering There's a few other online communities for engineers about. I'm wondering if we should start to advertise the (upcoming) engineering SE. Pros: shorter time till completed ...
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We already have forum.opencart.com, what's the point of OpenCart SE? How does it benefit me?

Proposal: OpenCart Questions regarding OpenCart can already be asked on forum.opencart.com's Support section. Isn't OpenCart SE's proposal "re-inventing the wheel"? What's the purpose of this site? ...
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Does OpenCart SE overlap with Stackoverflow?

Proposal: OpenCart On Stackoverflow, we can see many questions related to OpenCart. There is even a tag for OpenCart. Aren't OpenCart questions also programming questions which are within the scope ...
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How can we properly promote OpenCart StackExchange?

Proposal: OpenCart There are many people using/developing OpenCart, as can be seen from Google Trends, half a million posts on OpenCart forums, and over 10 thousand 3rd party extensions. However, ...
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Can we sharpen the definition of “Hacking”

Proposal: HackOverflow Who should this board be catering too? Which questions are we trying to attract, and could too broad or narrow of a question base be harmful?
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SDN: Code, Hacks, Deployment

Do we need a community for SDN users? Not just "yeah", but "Hell yeah!" Help create a discussion zone interface to support a new online community where SDN will be the focus. Links to the best SDN ...
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international features that will never be complated

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Turkish) The last time I have come and check the status of this proposal was 2013-01-03. Since than I have never heard anything about this international features to be ...
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Is 10 days in beta sufficient time to evaluate a new SE site?

As the title says really. Today I have found out that SE had a webdesign.se Too late to do anything positive as it is now closed. How does SE advertise a new site? Surely all related SE site ...