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Propose an alias to multi-site as multisite

There is a Drupal Group called "multisite" and messages there use the non-hyphenated version of the tag. And as long as we're on the subject. What is the difference between subsite and multisite ...
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When should I flag an answer as “not an answer”?

I flagged an answer as "not an answer," but my flag was declined saying that the flag should not be used for a wrong answer. In which cases should an answer be flagged as "not an answer"?
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Is it really necessary to have a generic tag for e-commerce, and specific tags?

We actually have commerce, which is described as a generic tag for e-commerce modules, and that could be used for modules such as Drupal Commerce, and Ubercart; we have also drupal-commerce, and ...
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The answer shown is not its current revision

I was looking at a question, and I noticed that one of its answers started with greetings. I clicked on the "edit" link, but with my surprise the greetings were not present. Looking at the ...
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How do we respond to requests to create tags?

A few days ago there was a question (How does Browscap work?) in which the user asked for a couple of tags to be created (mobile-tools and browscap). I created these tags and added an excerpt/wiki ...
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Follow up question about pulling SO questions to DA: How do you pull questions to DA? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to pull Drupal questions from StackOverflow to Drupal Answers? Was reading this question: Is it possible to pull Drupal questions from StackOverflow to Drupal ...
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Do posts use a revision system?

I made some too aggressive edits to a certain question, and the author has asked me to restore the text. I thought there was a revisions system where I could pick the old text, but I can't seem to ...
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When should the themes tag be used, if at all?

I'm a bit confused on when/if the themes tag should be used. For example, take the following question: How to modify a core theme and what is the correct way to do this? While looking through ...
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Set a bounty the wrong way

I set a bounty for one of my questions. Accidentally I set the bounty as something in the likes of 'answer doesn't give enough details'. In reality the answer is on the wrong track entirely so I would ...
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Vote to adopt drupal.stackexchange.org as official support forum on drupal.org

It is not really a question, but an FYI that there is a discussion about it on the new Drupal Association "idea" website, where users can vote about officially adopting Drupal Answers on Drupal.org. ...
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Calling for action: Help improving our tag wikis

Some of our tag wikis need to be improved, and they need the help of the community. Before to describe the task, I will give a description of what a tag wiki is. Each tag, such as views, has a page ...
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Isn't it appropriate to ask for support on Drupal Answers and project page at the same time?

Every now and then I'm in the middle of a really intense and timely development session, and - as you already guessed - often bump into strange, unexpected behaviors of third-party modules. This ...
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Is it appropriate to add a tag that relates to answers to a question?

Questioners tag questions based upon the context in which they are asking. They may for instance ask a question about what module could display information in a specific using the module tag. The ...
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Set the default code language for tags to “default” instead of “none”

I noticed that there are many tags for which the code language used for code highlighting is set to "none," which means that a question using one or more of those tags would not use any highlighting ...
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Burninate the “custom-module” tag

"Custom module" is, in Drupal jargon, a module that is developed for a specific website, and that is not generic enough to be generally used in other sites. An example of custom module is the Drupal....
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How can I flag every comment given to a post as obsolete without to flag each of them?

A question I asked has some comments that should be deleted because they are based on one of the previous revisions of the question. How can I flag them as obsolete without to flag each of them?
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How do I request two accounts to be merged?

I have created another account by mistake. How do I request the accounts to be merged?
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Merge tags 'og' and 'organic-groups'

Please consider merging og and organic-groups; "og" is always used as shorthand for Drupal's "Organic Groups."
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How can I see the questions and answers I've voted on?

Often I'll find that I need to find a question I'd recently looked at and voted on, but can't quite remember the title. Since I voted on it, and I can't vote twice, I know there's a record of which ...
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Is there a way to get edit feedback?

Apparently so many of my edits have been rejected that I must now wait a week before I may try again. All my edits have been sincere attempts at improving the quality of the site. Question: Is there ...
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When is an answer more suitable as comment than an answer?

I am referring to this answer, but the question is valid for any similar answer. The content of the answer is the following one: form_set_error() should be called inside your hook_validate() ...
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How doesn't flagging a post for removing all the obsolete comments require a moderator's intervention?

I have flagged an answer because the comments (9 from who asked the question, and 8 from me) were made obsolete from the edits done to the question, and the consequent edits done to the answer. As ...
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What is “flag weight”, as displayed on my profile?

To my surprise, this number doesn't seem to be covered in the FAQ, and a search here on meta didn't give me an answer either.
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Why are editing options missing for one question?

I was editing questions and answers this morning and came across a new question in which tags and editing options were not available. Other questions have all options, but not this one. Nevermind! ...
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How do you know when a bounty has been awarded?

Is it possible to know when a bounty has been awarded from an answer? Is there any graphic element that shows which answer has received the bounty?
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Use of 404 pages for users without permission mean links appear to be broken

Issue: Some pages return a 404 'Page not found' when, actually, they're there but a user doesn't have access. It's very confusing that these links appear in these 'help for newbies'-type pages, and ...
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What is a 'rollback' in the context of Stack Exchange?

There is a badge ("Cleanup") awarded for first rollback. What do users do to gain this badge?
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What is the definition for “Publish” tags?

I just ran across a question with the tag publishing, and saw that there are three other similar tags containing "publish": publish, code-publishing, and content-publishing. None of them have tag ...
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How do I use the @ sign in comments?

I would like to use @dev @prod in comments sometimes. @dev is not a user, it is a drush server alias. I got the following error message: Only one additional @user can be notified; the post owner ...
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Why not include a more organized community wiki process?

Does a more organized wiki effort for this Drupal site make any sense to other? I am new to the site, but have already found it to be one of the most helpful locations for learning drupal on the net. ...
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Is there a way to track a specific question through the UI?

I would like to flag specific questions and either be notified of any activity on them or have them show up on my personal page. Did I miss something obvious? Can this be done in stackexchange?
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Rampant amount of spam being posted as answers

I've run out of my 5 spam flags, the following users are all spammers. I'll add more if more appear. https://drupal.stackexchange.com/users/3513/victoria https://drupal.stackexchange.com/users/3512/...
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My reputation was decreased when I down-voted spam answers

I saw two questions with spam answers; I have down-voted these answers, and I saw that my reputation has been decreased. Why?
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Illegal account name?

I noticed there's somebody using an account named drupal (see https://drupal.stackexchange.com/users/3294/drupal), can we please block this, people will think this is some account associated with ...
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EeeeeK! What happened to my privilieges?

As you can see from a previous post from Jin, Design for Drupal Answers, once Jin has completed the new theme that is used for Drupal Answers, we will get out of the beta phase. The most important ...
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Is it possible to remove the red underscoring of “Drupal”

It'll be better if the word Drupal doesn't get an ugly highlight from the spell checker (at least in this website). I was wondering if it was possible.
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Is the “Strunk & White” badge not given anymore?

I have noticed that Laxman13 has gained the "Strunk & White" badge, but googletorp, with more than 80 edits, didn't get it. Why? Is the badge not assigned anymore? The reason I am asking is that ...
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Are questions that are migrated after the OP accepted an answer still considered accepted even if the OP doesn't have an account on Drupal Answers?

The question What module should I use for showing mixed XML sources? has been migrated, apparently, after the user accepted the given answer, and the user doesn't have an account on Drupal Answers. ...
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Why are some questions highlighted with a blue (now yellow) background?

When I am viewing a list of questions of DA, some have a while background and some a blue. I thought that it may be a zebra effect but it isn't. I can't quite work out the logic behind why a questions ...
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The flair shown in the user profile doesn't show the correct reputation

To answer to a question on a different meta site, I looked at my flair on Drupal Answers, and noticed that one out of four flair doesn't report the correct reputation. It should not be a problem of ...
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Can I see custom flags, or is this a comment automatically added?

Looking at the list of the flagged posts, I noticed the following one: There is not a flag reason for an answer that is duplicating another answer already given for another question. I guess that two ...
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Can we delete the “nod” tag?

There is nod; I think this was created by mistake. Is it possible to delete it, so that it doesn't get misused?
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Make “view” a synonym of “views”?

I noticed some users marked questions with the view tag instead of the widely used views tag which already has the synonyms views-2, views-3. With Views being such a popular module it would make ...
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Are we being too permissive on the kind of answers being posted?

I noticed that in some cases, there are answers that are not answers. Trade-offs between Job Queue vs. Drupal Queue The question is asking what is the difference between two modules that have the ...
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When answering, what kind of examples and references can I use on this site?

When I answer a question I wonder what kind of examples and references I should use and, more importantly, shouldn't use on the site. Should I post links to my own website of where I did X, or should ...
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A specialized interface of Drupal Answers for smart phones

Is there any policy of Stack Exchange to design and develop smart phone application specially for iPhone/Android to give interface to Stack sites or is there any application around? If there is no ...
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Should I not be able to see deleted questions?

With the current reputation associated with the privileges, and my current reputation, should I not be able to see deleted questions? I know there was a question asked by chx here on meta, which ...
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Merge the “form” and “forms” tags

Both the tags were used for questions about forms. form should be merged with forms, and made its synonym. Generally, the plural form is preferred; also, in this case it better suits.
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Merge the following tags: “contributed-themes,” “theme,” and “themes”

There are three tags that are used for themes, and that have a similar purpose: contributed-themes, theme, and themes. Normally the plural form is used for such tags (but not for api, for example); ...
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Make “cookie” a synonym of “cookies”

Both cookie and cookies were used in questions. Should not they be merged, and cookie made a synonym of cookies?

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