Jim B
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Are questions on Docker suitable for ServerFault?
8 votes

I would think that configuring Docker for an app would be a stackoverflow question, administering docker containers (Kubernetes) would be an admin question.

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Let us (continue to) close old, off-topic questions about web hosting control panels
7 votes

I'm a little confused as to why we need to spend time retroactively closing these questions. I agree that they are now OT in most cases (not all- but certainly most), and new questions should be ...

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Is ServerFault an appropriate place to ask about...
4 votes

I have to say that if you think you should call tech support you probably should call tech support. Serverfault is a great resource but I've seen too many just plain wrong answers that have been ...

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What does the community think about the recent review queue change?
2 votes

The point seems to be to "fix" the amount of crappy answers to old questions by users that can't (or are too lazy) to comment. I see this as a positive thing.

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What should Server Fault do with questions about web hosting control panels?
2 votes

Questions on control panels should be closed. Questions that my (either inadvertently or explicitly) mention the presence of a control panel should not: Examples: What is the easiest way to find out ...

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What should we do with questions about Vagrant?
1 votes

I've tossed enough comments in so I thought I'd summarize my arguments in one place. Pro argument: Vagrant is an admin tool for managing environments My response Nonsense- out of all the admins ...

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Asking how to block Microsofts Telemetry/ Data collection/ Privacy Invasion push for older domain clients?
1 votes

I just voted to close it. Try being more specific. Do you want to control updates? Do you want to control telemetry? What do news articles have to do with it? Whichever problem you choose to ...

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Free LOPSA Memberships
0 votes

I don't rank high enough but I'd certainly be up for it.

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Merge 64 bit tags
0 votes

Why merge? tags are for searching so clearly there are some folks that say 64 bit and some that say x64. If anything I'd say ensure that all are crosstagged with both. However for tags like windows-...

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Why are learning materials questions off-topic?
-1 votes

There are lots of learning questions on SO because the idea of SO was to become the default place to search for programming questions. However that changed fairly rapidly and now those questions are ...

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We should bring back the "question must show a minimal understanding" close reason
-4 votes

Almost always I think the "reasonable practices" answer would apply. I think this is an answer in search of an issue. Unfortunately I think we get a lot of developers that think they are admins.

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Where is the line with the Google sponsored tags?
-5 votes

We've had a ton of discussion on control panels, and the consensus was to make them OT. I don't care who the vendor is, or anything about the question. It should be marked OT and closed. The very ...

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