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Questions tagged [tags]

Tags are keywords or labels that categorize and group your question with other, similar questions.

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Re-create the “message” tag (or create a “message-stack” tag)

Modules with a dedicated tag Tags such as views, rules, userpoints, features, quiz, webform, panels, feeds, ... etc are all tags named according to the Drupal module they are about. One could say "...
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How did 'module' end up as synonym for the '7' tag?

I figured the term extension as used in Drupal 8 does not exist here yet. So I felt it would make sense to map it as a synonym for module. Surprisingly I noticed that module was already mapped as ...
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Help Save the DVT!

Drupal Version Tags (= DVT ) are the tags such as 6, 7, 8. If you haven't heard about the guidance from the moderators about using Drupal version tags in questions, read what's written in the ...
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Version Tags in 2017 and onward

In How do we want to handle questions with radically different answers for Drupal 7 (and lower) and Drupal 8 (and higher)?, we solicited thoughts on how we as a community want to handle the fact that ...
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Can we have a mysql tag?

I think that we should have a mysql tag, because sometimes we are facing problems with specifics databases systems. For example, see the question Why we need the key property in the Upsert class if ...
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When is it appropriate to use tag 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 or 9?

There are various flavors of questions about using Drupal release tags, more specifically these tags: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. However I continue to struggle with when it is appropriate to actually use any ...
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How do I delete a tag?

Oopsies, I accidentally created a para while I was trying to search if paragraphs existed, while editing a question. How can I delete the tag I created? How come there is no paragraphs? Is it OK to ...
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How to improve tag maintenance?

I agree with the thinking in "twig tag should be independent tag", and the accepted answer to it. However this is just 1 out of many of such tag-issues, which I've seen happening over and over the ...
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twig tag should be independent tag

I think that making the twig tag as synonym of theming is not suitable. There are many issues related to twig as it is, not related to the theming concepts of drupal 8.
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Re-create the “group” tag

Back in April 2016, I created the group tag. Its excerpt got approved on April 9, 2016 and it was used for multiple questions about the Group module (note: I'm not a (co-)maintainer of it ...). For ...
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Get rid of the documentation tag?

The documentation tag currently has the following description: Topics pertaining to sources for documentation and tutorials for understanding Drupal core and extension modules, using its UI (user ...
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Write wiki pages for empty tags to clarify their intention for new and existing users

This question arose in There is no Tags term MENU or MENUS in DA?. The situation is that a lot of tags are vague, wrongly used or created even though there are already alternative tags available. I ...
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When I try to modify a question the system says “Nothing appears to have changed.”

I trying to edit a question: What is the best way to add Jquery to my drupal site without building modules and keeping it cut and paste? and when I add the tag jquery and go to Save Edits the system ...
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What is the “select” tag for?

There is ambiguous (in my opinion) tag select which has over 60 posts, but it's not clear what it is used for. Is it SELECT for MySQL, select list, select modules (such as HS, SHS, TSS) or anything ...
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Apply some other tag to the 19 remaining untagged questions

The current tag excerpt of untagged is like so: This is a special tag that is designed to be used only by the system for questions that have had all of their other tags removed. Do not add this tag ...
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Do I need approval to 'Create tags' if I have the privilege to … 'Create tags'?

I have the privilege to 'Create tags'. And I have been using it recently to create tags such as: Graphs (to separate it from 'Charts'), 81 questions. Paragraphs (about the module 'Paragraphs'), 135 ...
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Rename tag “Flags” to “Flag” (or create a synonym), or create a new “Flag”-tag?

The existing tag Wiki for the flags-flag refers to the Flag (without s) module. While the existing tag Excerpt for this tag seems to not really correspond to that. For more details, refer to these (...
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Please exclude version tags from title bar

I mean questions like this - there is nothing wrong with it being tagged 7, but this isn't great: The same will appear in Google results etc. I believe drupal-commerce would be more relevant for this ...
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Best way to distinguish system builder vs. developer questions

I'm a system builder (former developer) and find that DA is targeting 2 very distinct audiences: developers and system builders. These folks attack problems from two completely different perspectives....
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How can I use “Propose Tag wiki” without taking the risk of a rejected edit?

A few things happened to me the past few days, while submitting suggested edits of wiki tags and/or wiki excerpts, for existing tags (for which I do not have the privilege to create them; at best I ...
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Why does 'only tagging a question' always result in a 'rejected edit'?

I am new at trying to participate in SE. My interest in doing so is in the area of charting and/or reporting in Drupal, because it matches my background, and the modules I (co-) maintain. So I ...
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Burninate “Custom” tag

There already was a request to Burninate the "custom-module" tag and now I see it's rebirth as custom. custom-module doesn't have any meaning because: A question tagged custom-...
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Shouldn't there be an HTML5 tag on DrupalAnswers?

Apparently HTML5 isn't a tag yet on DrupalAnswers, should it be created?
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Tag suggestion for exception or error

Should we have separate tag for exception or error which could indicate the posts dealing with the errors? Which can ask how to deal with or debug specific exceptions/errors?
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Should we have a “site-building-only” tag?

There are some people (like me) who would rather not write any custom code and use contributed modules instead to solve a particular problem at hand. The repository is vast and many modules like Views,...
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Looking for a way to tag issues created by a certain community

First, I just want to say I'm really impressed with the user community at drupal.stackexchange.com, and I had a follow-on question to the many posts about creating tags. I chair a Drupal group (http:...
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Why is there no AKAMAI tag in Here

I am just wondering why don't we have any akamai tag in https://drupal.stackexchange.com/ . It is better if we have tag akamai in https://drupal.stackexchange.com/ for better convenience of everyone. ...
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Can we get a Twitter Bootstrap tag?

Can you add a Twitter Bootstrap tag? bootstrap
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Tag count results page seems inaccurate

If I go to this example Drupal 8 tagged post, on the right sidebar, it shows 8 x 76 which seems to indicate there are 76 posts tagged with 8. However, if I then click on the "8", I come to page with ...
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Got a badge for a Good Answer, then Question Deleted

I have an interesting question I was awarded a Good Answer badge for What would be the optimal MySQL configuration for a Drupal 7 site? Recently, I discovered the question was deleted as 'Primarily ...
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How do we force the users to select the version tag? [duplicate]

Most of the questions are posted without the version tags 6, 7 and 8 . It is difficult to ask in comments for each and every time. If you check my comments, most of them are related to version tags. ...
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Make warning-message synonym of warning?

Both warning and warning-message are pretty low on questions, and both cover practically identical area. I don't have enough points (whatever they are) to propose synonym myself, so posting here.
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Differences between “updates,” “upgrade,” and “version-upgrade”

The upgrade documentation at https://drupal.org/upgrade states that an upgrade consists of changing the major version while an update is changing the minor version of Drupal. Excerpt: What's the ...
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Internationalization and i18n - are separate tags really needed?

According to Wikipedia "i18n" is nothing but abbreviation of "internationalization". However, on this site i18n is tag about a module, and internationalization is without description altogether. I ...
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Rename “meta-tags” tag?

"meta-tags" would cause too much confusion with the Metatags module. – MPD♦ meta-tags is over a year old. If it's really confusing, it should be renamed, probably with an alias left under its ...
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What to do with ambigious “Headers” tag?

headers is used both for HTTP headers and for <head> region. It does not have a wiki, so there is no canonical use. What should be done about it? Leave it as is, provide wiki that describe both ...
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How should we disambiguate between questions that are only for a Drupal version, and questions that are valid since a specific version?

Normally, when a question is tagged 7 it means the question is for Drupal 7, and not Drupal 6; nothing is said about the validity of the answers for Drupal 8. So, a question about DBTNG is valid for ...
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Allow “drupal-N” tags to be migrated from other sites

When a question is migrated from other sites, any tag that matches ^drupal-?\d+.*$ is removed. The problem is that Stack Overflow uses drupal-6, and drupal-7; as users on Stack Overflow are used to ...
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Error when trying to modify a wiki

I was trying to modify a wiki term and every time I click the edit button i get this error. Too many of your edits were rejected, try again in 7 days. I have only tried to edit 1 wiki ever.. and ...
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Black-list the “conditional” tag

There were 17 questions using conditional where the tag was used to generally mean "something that needs to conditionally happen/be true." As such, the tag is not helpful at all. If there are some ...
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Do we need the tutorials tag?

There are a few pending edits in the queue right that that remove tutorials. It appears that if all of these edits are approved, that tutorials will not be on any questions anymore, so it will be ...
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Incorrect tag synonym?

The schema tag is currently a synonym of the db-api tag. Schema API and Database API refer to two separate things in Drupal (they even have separate documentation in which they are specifically ...
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categorize question by modules

so it make it easy to replace D.SE with module issue or even add related question inside issue link in Drupal module page. I think its useful, is not?
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Blacklist the “developing” tag

May developing be blacklisted? The tag doesn't anything to the question, as there is very little difference between code being developed for a module, and code required from a module that allows the ...
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Blacklist the “default” and “value” tags

default should be blocked; it was used in completely unrelated questions about a default value, such as: Setting default image style to 'original image' in formatter https://drupal....
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Are tags automatically removed?

I noticed that one of the tags I used in my question has been removed. Are there cases where tags automatically removed?
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What is the “untagged” tag?

I see there are some questions tagged untagged. What does the tag mean? What should I do when I find questions tagged with that tag?
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Are tags allowed in question's titles?

Is it fine to write a title like the following ones? Views: How do I create a list of OG groups for which the current user has edit privileges? Views/jQuery/jCarousel/Galleria/Colorbox - best ...
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Duplicates and version numbers

There is currently a question, Creating referenced nodes together with parent node, that is tagged with 6. I have the exact same issue, but for a Drupal 7 instance. Given that the answer could very ...
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What is the “relationships” tag for?

The tag wiki for relationships says, "Relationship is a module used for relating entities." However, the Relationship module has been abandoned. While there is a new Relation module for D7, most of ...