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Do we need a site for Red Hat?

Proposal: Red Hat Fair disclosure: I work for Red Hat. Love this company, and love it's products. But does it really need its own site? Seems to me that all of the example questions would be covered ...
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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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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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Prospective Audience

Proposal: Yocto Who should be prospective audience for the proposal?
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Should “Digital forensics” be on the scope of this page?

Questions about Digital forensics could be about recovery of data, logs etc. on different devices, systems and file systems. Analysis about recovered or damaged data and logs. Should this topic be on ...
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How do we define hacking?

Could be a bit to early to discuss, but I think it's important as this can help with better understanding our scope and quality of the questions. How actually we can define hacking? 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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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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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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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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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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Purpose of this site

Proposal: Hardware Recommendations Since there is already a site for Software Recommendations, I decided to create this proposal for the Hardware part. I looked the other Stack Exchange sites, and ...
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What belongs here vs. robotics.stackexchange

There already exists robotics.se, and a lot of questions asked here would also work there. What specific kinds of questions should be asked here vs. there? Proposal: FRC Robotics Competition
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Just want to make sure this wouldn't fall under software recommendation

Proposal: API and Library Recommendations I know we have Software Recommendation SE, but as I see it, that is better suited for people searching for fully integrated software. My proposal will allow ...
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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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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 add partitions to mtd device in asus router? [closed]

Proposal: Embedded Systems chip: BCM96358 flash: 8mb, used 4-4.5mb linux: 2.6.8.1 (VERSION = 2 PATCHLEVEL = 6 SUBLEVEL = 8 EXTRAVERSION = .1 NAME=Zonked Quokka) sources are taken from asus site ...
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Is there any site related to Linux mint?

Is there any site related to Linux mint? If not may be we can start a site where any issues related to Linux mint will be fixed.It will cover every thing related to Linux mint.Similar to ...
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How to prevent questions from quickly becoming outdated?

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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Any update about this site?

Proposal: Stack Overflow (in Spanish) Is there any update about when is the Spanish Stack Overflow site going to launch?
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What can we do to help “Makers” and/or “3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping succeed”?

Proposals: 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping & Makers What can we do to help these proposal by Matt Clark succeed where my Digital Fabrication proposal and Joseph Flaherty's original Personal ...
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Asking open ended questions while still complying to SE guidelines

Proposal: Computer Graphics A lot of potentially very interesting questions are closed as subjective or out of topic on Stack Exchange, including some popular "historical" ones. This trend has spawn ...
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New site proposed: Stack Overflow in Romanian

Proposal: Stack Overflow in Romanian English/Englezā: I proposed Stack Overflow in Romanian for Romanian-speaking programmers. Those that are interested can join the proposal at any time. ...
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Should this site accept tools specific questions?

Is this site only targetting research & development in computer graphics or should it also integrate questions specific to how to use tools like Maya, MotionBuilder, etc? Proposal: Computer ...
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Can it include things like GPGPU programming?

Proposal: Computer Graphics GPGPU programming include different technologies with the objective of increasing speed of normal CPU computation. While they involve graphic cards, they are rarely ...
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Is this topic covered by Pro Webmasters?

My first thought was that this proposal was a duplicate of our site for webmasters. Reading their on-topic list, I think the proposal is actually an amagimation of several sites, including: Stack ...
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Computer hardware is on-topic at Super User

Proposal: Computer Hardware How is this any different from topics covered at SuperUser . I suggest this be marked as duplicate and closed off since we already have a live site for this.
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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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Should we see about giving everyone moderator access on just this site?

Proposal: Sandbox I might just want to build a gadget that only moderators can use. It would be great to be able to fast track to moderator to test such a gadget without having to try and earn ...
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Commitment phase appropriate for existing communities that are new on StackExchange?

This question relates to others on commitment but I think merits its own question. Our community (Area51 page) is 'openEHR' ('EHR' = Electronic Health Record), and it's a technology and information ...
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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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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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“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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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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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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If Vi/Vim and Emacs are in beta, why is Atom closed as duplicate of Stack Overflow?

Proposal: Atom, Vi and Vim, Emacs If "Vi and Vim" and "Emacs" are allowed and in even in beta now, why is "Atom" closed as duplicate of Stack Overflow? Interestingly, some of Atom's example ...
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Would this site only deal with hardware calculators?

Should this site be only about physical calculators or should we include software calculators? If we include software where do we draw the line to programming questions related to CAS like ...
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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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Would this be too much like SuperUser?

Proposal: Microsoft Office Would this be too much like SuperUser?
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Duplicate of security.stackexchange?

Proposal: Viruses, Malware, Phishing This appears to be a duplicate of http://security.stackexchange.com
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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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CMD/Batch already on-topic at SO/SU

Proposal: Ask CMD! CMD/Batch as a programming tool is on-topic at StackOverflow, and using it interactively is on-topic at SuperUser.
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Stealing questions from Web Applications SE?

Users would most likely ask about Google's web applications on this site (Docs, Slides, Sheets, YouTube, etc). However, many questions from Super User Stack Exchange are related to these ...
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What about compositing?

Proposal: 3D Graphics, Modeling & Animation Compositing render passes from Cycles/Arnold/Vray or integrating 3d elements can't really discussed at video.se or graphic.se. Therefore I'd like to ...
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How do I prepare a valid OpenFOAM / foam question?

Proposal: OpenFOAM Technology For a newcommer, the reputation based system of Stack Exchange might be intimidating and/or strange to work with. How to ask an OpenFOAM / foam related example question ...
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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 ...
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How can we attract more people who will follow and vote?

Proposal: FIRST Robotics Since the user spikes where I posted about this proposal on Reddit(r/frc) and Chief Delphi, we have received few new followers to the proposal. Where else can we gain ...
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Sandbox proposal should not exist

Proposal: Sandbox This isn't really a good proposal. If this is launched, this happens: Spam Nonsense we don't need that will take up disk space. We upvote everything, and get free 100 rep on other ...