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Reduce bump activity of the Community Bot

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Is there any way to allow a low-reputation user to chat?

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How to handle unanswered questions that have the answer in a comment or edited into the question?

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How will I ever be able to comment if I need a 50 reputation

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Why a "Wow! That solved the problem!" answer gets down voted

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Privacy issue, links for sharing questions, answers contains user ID

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Answer to 11 year old question

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where to ask questions for discussion

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Is TOR a Business related Environment?

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"Announcer" badge without having posted a link?

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Should we encourage edit suggestions to be re-submitted until they are approved?

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The Help Center contains outdated names and URLs

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AWS will be sponsoring Server Fault

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More detail about reasons for question closure, please

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Why my comment was deleted by moderators?

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Anonymous edit of recent user questions

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Please rename freenas tag to truenas

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I will no longer be moderating SF

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How can I access my own deleted questions?

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Is it possible for someone with enough privileges to create a "webp" and a "prestashop" tag?

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At what level should we reject edits?

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How are easy-to-spot review audits useful?

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How to handle consistent handholding questions?

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Merge DevOps into ServerFault? (polite for: close down DevOps SE and find the best SE for the freed Q/A?)

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Rescind rule on business IT?

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190 views

Is there anything useful I can do to help with the massive number of spam posts coming in?

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2021: a year in moderation

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1 answer
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Please silently tag rocky-linux

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How should I handle dead links on questions/answers?

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Rest in peace, Michael Hampton

6 votes
1 answer
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How can I remove my ban on asking questions?

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How can we measure the health of ServerFault?

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Let's patch up the [patch] tag!

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PART 2: How does the drama on meta.SE affect Server Fault?

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Where is the best place to ask question about servers but also when "learning new things"?

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Questions about "is this a reasonable practice" and about "home business"

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What to do about URL redirecting tools.ietf.org -> datatracker.ietf.org?

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Is [filter] about [filtering]?

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Suggested edit queue full

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Edits shouldn't require a minimum number of characters changed

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1 answer
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Thread closed as off-topic - perhaps some slack needed?

11 votes
6 answers
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3-vote close - how's it going?

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Close/reopen vote threshold from 5 to 3

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Why I cannot ask question in ServerFault while I have no downvoted questions or issues? [duplicate]

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Proposed canonical question: Why is it considered bad practice to run everything on the same server?

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Old and useless questions bumped to home page by "Community"

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Are link-only answers accepted on ServerFault?

10 votes
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An expired & re-registered domain causing multiple harmful links across ServerFault


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