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A tag for questions that may not necessarily have a clear-cut right or wrong answer and are often subjective. If it's not a bug, feature-request or request for assistance, it is probably a discussion.

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Custom Close Reasons for 2020

It is time we reevaluate the custom off-topic reasons that Drupal Answers is using. Right now, we have two custom reasons. Questions on programming, PHP, SQL, etc. that do not relate directly to ...
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Why a concise question to understand what Drupal programmers aimed to do, per formal literature, is rejected?

About last week I tried to publish a similar question here. What is Drupal designated for, for PHP (Drupal) programmers according to Drupal Association and/or Acquia? Drupal is the most ...
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Whatever happened to this off-topic option?

Questions asking to recommend or find a book, tool, module, theme, distribution, tutorial, or other off-site resource are off-topic for Drupal Answers as they tend to attract opinionated answers ...
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What’s the reason for closing previous years Community Promotion Ads posts?

If you look at some of the Community Promotion Ads posts from the previous years, a lot of them are closed as duplicates. Why has this been done? Does closing a question as duplicate help google to ...
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Should we remove the “d6” tag?

The d6 tag still exists with a synonym to the 6 tag. Can we remove the d6 tag, since Drupal 6 is no longer supported? If there are any users that want to tag a post with a Drupal 6 tag, I think it ...
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Do we want to lower the close vote threshold?

Stack Overflow now has a 3 close vote threshold We’re lowering the close/reopen vote threshold on Stack Overflow from 5 to 3. Shog9 then made this comment Other sites can have whatever ...
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Difference in moderation results

The moderation results for 2019 has just been published here. Let's compare the overall results, with the results from last year: + Users suspended² (+11) + Users destroyed (+624) + Users deleted (+...
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2019: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, ...
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The disputes that (probably) never were

This question was locked by user:kiamlaluno for one week with the claim: There are disputes about this question’s content being resolved at this time. It is not currently accepting new answers or ...
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Winter Bash 2015 [duplicate]

It's that time of year again. Last year, we participated in Winter Bash 2014. Hopefully, by adding this sentence, I can make this different enough to trick the system to not detect it as an exact ...
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How to proper use tagging system in search?

When I'm adding multiples tags, it seems only somes are used, without any notice or error message. Am I missing an important thing or a missing patchnote ?
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Rude/Abusive flag declined, but user nuked [duplicate]

I red-flagged this answer as R/A on Dec 13 at 19:29. The answer contains obvious crap: and should be flagged as per this FAQ post regarding red flags: Abuse of the system or community is ...
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Is this question too similar to another to ask? How should I handle a situation like this?

I asked this question: How to check if an entity bundle has a field?, but soon realized there was another very similar question: Get all fields defined in a bundle. I ended up answering my own ...
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Winter Bash 2019 [duplicate]

It's that time of year again. Last year, we participated and enjoyed it. Hopefully, this will be as fun as previous years. For those that don't remember, users earned "hats" for their gravatars by ...
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Why don't answer my question newly?

I put some question and one of set 200 boundary for one of them, I know some of users really can help me but dont answer my question while they are spend time and answer newbie user question,why ...
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appropriate action for low quality questions

Whats an appropriate flag for this type of unconstructive question? I will love to have in D7 the NavBar Menu whenever I'm on my phone but whenever I'm at my desktop I will love to have Admin ...
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Is it ok to ask how a particular module works?

If people have a question about setting up, or using a particular module. Does this seem like it would be a valid question for the site? I.E; How do you use Drupal Views? How do you set up Drupal ...
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Hate the new DA theme left sidebar

As per Drupal's updated site theme is ready for testing! the new theme is now live. Don't like the new left sidebar, I find it distracting, what can I do?
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Why was my spam flag declined here?

I flagged this post as spam because: it is plagiarized from here and has a spam link (totally unrelated both to the question and to the answer itself) at the end (typical technique spammers use). the ...
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Community Promotion Ads — 2019

2019 is here! And with the new year, as usual, comes a new iteration of Community Promotion Ads! Let’s refresh these for the coming year :) What are Community Promotion Ads? Community Promotion Ads ...
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“put on hold” question also locked

This question was put on hold and more information is asked for: Contextual filter: Content: Nid issue But the question also seems to be locked, so it can't be edited or commented on, new ...
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Do we need a “deprecation” tag?

I often come across questions regarding several functions being deprecated and what their replacement is. Do we need a deprecation tag? When Drupal 9 is released there might also be a lot of new ...
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Do we need a “layout-builder” tag?

There just came on question in tagged in the title as there currently no layout-builder tag exists. Layout Builder - How do we programmatically place a section and then a block in that region on ...
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Do we need a “decoupled” tag?

Several times already there where questions dealing with the REST API or the JSON:API I found to be good candidates to be tagged decoupled. But we don't have a tag for that by now, or do we? ...
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Add [js] tag synonym for [javascript]

I think it would be helpful to have a [js] tag that is a synomym of [javascript]. In Stack Overflow, this synonym exists, and I was initially confused when trying to tag a question, thinking that ...
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User name “unknown” for “community wiki” post

I've done a minor change to the community wiki post. It's showing the modified user name as "unknown" (as follows) But the Top Questions page, and revision history shows the modified user name ...
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New topbar - do you want colours to meet the rest of a page?

With Stylish plugin for FireFox and for Chrome, you can turn that generic black into Drupal blue. Here is the code: @-moz-document domain("drupal.stackexchange.com") { .topbar { background-...
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Is a question about drush still out of scope?

This question about drush was closed in 2013 for being out of scope of DA SA. I wonder, is that policy still in effect? Are questions about drush and drush alone not within the scope? I would note ...
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Missing 'field' or 'entity' and/or their related API tags

How is it there are now no tags for things like 'field' or 'entity' and/or their related APIs? Some of the questions I am trying to post lately are directly related to them, but I can only enter one ...
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Add tag for [namespaces]?

There seem to be plenty of questions related to namespaces. Would it be helpful to add a namespaces tag? https://drupal.stackexchange.com/search?q=namespaces
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Are questions about how to configure robots.txt on-topic?

There's this question robots.txt vs language path prefix. OP finds out that Drupal's default robots.txt doesn't actually cover his multi-language setup, which they configured to use path prefixes. An ...
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Winter Bash 2018 [duplicate]

It's that time of year again. Last year, we participated and enjoyed it. Hopefully, this will be as fun as previous years. For those that don't remember, users earned "hats" for their gravatars by ...
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2018: a year in moderation

It's New Year's Day in Stack Exchange land... A distinguishing characteristic of these sites is how they are moderated: We designed the Stack Exchange network engine to be mostly self-regulating, ...
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Is it wrong to ask a question I already know the answer to? [duplicate]

I've been struggling with the problem of making the user profile page dynamic and responsive by creating a Views block to display the activity of content the user created or commented on like the '...
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Why is my Question still on hold after editing it extensively?

I have asked the following question : How to redirect a User to a predefined URL next to a VBO (Views Bulk Operation) Operation? ... and was put on hold on nov.13 by kiamlaluno. I have extensively ...
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I think we should accept Drupal DevOPs questions here

I use this site since 2013 as my first StackExchange site. I use Drupal since 2010 as a webmaster although I do some fundamental to basic Bash and JavaScript programming though AOTM I don't know ...
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Do we want specific hash tags for automatic Tweets

The SE Twitter Bot will send out an tweet from @StackDrupal every few hours based on a magic algorithm. Right now, the tweet will get the hashtag for the most popular tag on the post. Very often, it ...
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Drupal's updated site theme is ready for testing!

As part of implementing the new unified themes across the network, we're gradually rolling out updated site themes for each site. As of today, we have enabled your updated site theme for testing. If ...
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Community Promotion Ads - 2018 [duplicate]

It's almost February in 2018, which isn't supposed to be the proper time to cycle these, but for this year it'll be once again, so we'll be refreshing the Community Promotion Ads for this year now! ...
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Is it appropriate to ask about DrupalCon in the context of Community involvement?

The question "What is the company that will organize DrupalCon Europe 2019?" was voted down and then put on hold. Upon revisiting the existing guidelines, it seems that the question is valid. These ...
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Can I add my question to an existing question?

I am having difficulties following some steps of an answer to an existing question. Can I add my question to an existing question? If not, how can I get clarifications.
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Community poll: Time for moderator elections?

I've been on this site for over 4 years, and there hasn't been an election held. From my research, seems there hasn't been one for DA since 2012. I've nothing personal against them, and I hope they ...
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Do not consider field, field-formatter and entity-reference tags as a synonym of entities

I recently noticed that tags field, field-formatter, and entity-reference have recently all been marked as a synonym of the entity tag. To the extend it is needed, here are my 2 cents about how I ...
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What can be done to make Drupal Answers more useful to Drupal 8 users?

Drupal Answers is a great resource, but a lot of the archive is not relevant to Drupal 8. Searching for answers is troublesome, because much of the content is applies to earlier versions of Drupal ...
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Prolong bounty period

I have a question that has not received enough attention and therefor I created a bounty for it. Now I have got a couple of answer which seems very promising, but I am still trying things out and also ...
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License drupal.stackexchange.com

I really like Add class to body based on path alias. Can I use this code in a Drupal website?
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Unable to set drupal_set_message() after logout redirect marked wrong and no fix available

The question "Unable to set drupal_set_message() after logout redirect" got marked as a duplicate of a Drupal 7 issue, while this question is for Drupal 8. I do not have enough rep points to do ...
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Winter Bash 2017 [duplicate]

It's that time of year again. Last year, we participated and enjoy most. Hopefully, There are more fun this year. For those that don't remember, users earned "hats" for their gravatars by completing ...
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Community Promotion Ads - 2017

It is a bit late into this new year, being that we're already in the second month, but we are now cycling the Community Promotion Ads for 2017! What are Community Promotion Ads? Community Promotion ...
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Best practice to improve own answer

If someone posts a detailed answer, with step by step, screen captures... gets votes, and it occurs that : the answer doesn't solves fully the issue the answerer finds the exact solution but that ...

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