Tom O'Connor
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Should folks have to click through an interstitial page to ask questions on Server Fault?
26 votes

Drawing on my knowledge of rapid-growth startups, and so on, my favourite phrase is "Try it, if it doesn't work, we'll try something else". Seems like a good fit for this scenario.

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It's Santa Time!
12 votes

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Should remoting tag be renamed to powershell-remoting?
8 votes

I don't see why not. remoting alone doesn't seem to have a great deal of meaning alone.

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Binaries: where to host them?
8 votes

I tend to just upload it to one of my Amazon S3 buckets..

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2013 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire
7 votes

Do you agree with MDMarra's linked assessment here, and do you think that anything can or should be done about it? If so, what? I agree on the whole with the summary that there is a steady stream of &...

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In what circumstances should VirtualBox questions be on topic?
6 votes

Oracle would say that, being Oracle. Frankly I find it very difficult to accept VirtualBox as an "enterprise" product, or actually, anything other than suitable for throwing together a proof-of-...

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Merge [supervisord] tag and description into [supervisor]
3 votes

There are 49 questions tagged supervisor and 74 questions tagged supervisord In the effort to make as little work for ourselves as possible, can I suggest that the retagging happens in the opposite ...

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Add webmasters and networkengineering to our "on-topic" help page
2 votes

Probably not until NetworkEngineering graduates out of beta. I'm still largely unconvinced whether it "deserves" to be a separate site. Webmasters OTOH, probably wouldn't be an issue.

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Why is the close vote quota so low?
2 votes

I believe the answer is because it stops you getting burnt out, when you've closed a bucketload of crap questions, it's easy to close the wrong ones. It's also a bit bleh to login to SF, and see a ...

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PoE vs. Power over Ethernet
2 votes

Merge into power-over-ethernet, in my opinion.

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How to move a question that was closed for being off-topic to the correct site (and unlock it so more answers can be posted)?
0 votes

FWIW, I agree that it should stay here, but in future, I reserve the right to Lock it if it generates off-topic comments/answers.

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