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Is it time to merge svn and subversion tags again? Below are tag counts for both tags on the trilogy sites.

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    Or just implement tag synonyms and make the two mean the same thing. – Justin 'jjnguy' Nelson Dec 2 '09 at 18:49
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    @jjnguy: Agreed. Those who like that idea should upvote this: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/2779/… – ベレアー アダム Dec 2 '09 at 18:53
  • It's the request that keeps on requesting. – random Dec 7 '09 at 10:12
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    @jjinguy: I think synonyms are a bad idea, but automatic re-naming at edit/creation time would be better. – Joel Coehoorn Dec 7 '09 at 17:40
  • Could someone please do it on Server Fault too? – Jonik Dec 16 '09 at 13:14
  • I updated tag counts. Time for new tag merge? – Juha Syrjälä Mar 23 '10 at 17:43
  • done on SU: 2010-04-02 – quack quixote Apr 2 '10 at 7:47
  • Updated tag counts. Server Fault still has a significant number of svn and subversion tags. – Juha Syrjälä Apr 23 '10 at 13:20
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Done on stackoverflow, plus a tag dedup.

And again... (Dec 7 at 9:52)

And again...(Apr 23)

Waiting for another And again... And again...And again...And again...And again...And again...

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Jeff, when is this black list up and running?

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I did the ones on SO by hand.

Since there were only 9 questions, next time you can take care of them yourself since you have enough rep. See here for guidelines on when to retag and when to ask for help. I don't mean to be snarky, but for a really trivial number of questions, the mods don't need to be called in and do extra work that we as a community can accomplish in seconds. We have the power, we should use it.

The merge on SF, on the other hand, should be done by the mod's automagic non-bumping merge process since there are quite a few that need retagging.

  • Doing that many retags manually is annoying because captcha kicks in all the time. – Juha Syrjälä May 2 '10 at 11:11
  • @Juha: After a while, you get used to it. meta.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/captcha – Jon Seigel May 2 '10 at 15:13
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Merged on Serverfault as well.

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