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I wouldn't take it personally. I have it on good authority that the guy's just a prick. But, he's a prick who's going through a massive tag cleanup effort at the moment, so he probably bumped into a group of your old questions because of their tags. I'd venture a guess that upon reviewing those questions with the site's current topicality rules in mind, ...


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I've gone with @kasperd 's suggestion and synonymized, then merged 443 to port-443.


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My initial thought upon reading the question was that 443 was a rarely used HTTP status code. It turns out that's not what it was used for. Which proves your point about the naming being extremely poor. I agree that port-443 would be much better. I don't have much opinion on whether renaming or creating both names with 443 being a synonym for port-443 is ...


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I would suggest we merge the tag with HTTPS. The current description already says "AKA HTTPS"... And we might as well merge port-80 with HTTP.


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It does seem entirely redundant and overbroad, and the questions in it are all tagged with other tags (and have no particular unifying feature). Death to it.


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I can't see any good reason why either of these tags exists. As far as I'm concerned, they can be burninated.


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I would have allowed it. I realize that it's old, but the question is specifically about BackupPC. The question itself is a valid one (it hasn't been closed or downvoted) and tags exist as a way of indexing and organizing questions.


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The merge has been completed, and the thesarus updated. So mote it be.


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This has been completed and all questions relating to Tinc VPN are correctly tagged. Just providing an answer so this can be considered answered.


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The Question is over a year and a half old and I didn't feel it needed to be dug up just to add a scarcely used tag. If you really feel it adds value to Server Fault and the Question having that particular tag added, I'll be glad to toss it in there, I just don't see it myself. Side note: There are no "penalties" or detraction for having a edit rejected. My ...


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Unless anyone objects I will be writing to the team and asking them to implement the changes above on Friday 10th Feb 2012.


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throttle and throttling are now synonyms to rate-limiting


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