Bryan
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Why the hostility?
42 votes

I've noticed a fair amount of hostility towards questions that originate from people who are obviously developers. In most cases, the negativity isn't as blatant as this example, but I frequently spot ...

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Why is my question getting downvoted?
11 votes

I down voted your question, simply because of the comments you made. I didn't believe what I was reading when I saw you respond to an answer with (and I can't remember exactly what you said), words ...

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Interpretation of Off Topic
5 votes

In response to my own question, based upon the discussion in the comments... According to the About page, questions relating to anything in a development environment are off topic. When a question ...

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The bad tag collection
3 votes

There's quite a few off topic questions still open with the home-network tag. Can this tag be added to the pile?

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Should Server Fault be removed from Stack Overflow's migration list?
3 votes

What about a modification to the SE sites, so that you can only migrate to sister SE sites, if you have a high enough rep to use Vote to Close on the source site, and a high enough rep on the sister ...

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links in Serverfault not readily visible
2 votes

With reference to the example given, the link in one of the answers is quite prominent, but the link in the question is quite difficult to see due to the way it is presented, of course, this may vary ...

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Should we be more tolerant of qualitative questions?
1 votes

I voted to close that question as Not Constructive. The reason? The actual question you asked was what would some of the benefits be of moving to a more robust platform? Which in my mind, ticks ...

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The reason for closing my question about a VNC server problem is false
1 votes

I wouldn't have voted to close your question, but then again, I won't be voting to re-open it either in its current form. I'd suggest performing a quick edit, and adding some of the words that you ...

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Should licensing questions be closed?
-3 votes

When I was active on ServerFault I was quite vocal about my objection to licensing questions not being allowed. Despite this I followed the rules and voted to close such questions, because that was ...

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FAQ Rewrite edit round 1
-4 votes

The more I think about this, the more I'm taking a dislike to the inclusion of tags. They don't add value. Do we really need to list examples of operating systems? This is a site for IT professionals,...

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