pauska
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"Shibboleet" Easter Egg for serverfault
12 votes

Great idea. Just make sure that the user also automatically says "Shibboleet!" in chat and links the question.

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Serverfault, superuser, or nowhere?
11 votes

Remote worker/teleworker at home isn't "home usage" per se, so SF is fine.

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It's Santa Time!
10 votes

(Courtesy of Iain)

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Company Name In Username
6 votes

I actually think this is much better than the ones who try to hide it.

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Unqualified "professionals"
6 votes

One thing comes to mind: Where are the newbies going to go eventually if we close the door completely? I'm also sick and tired of the questions, but I choose to not answer them..

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Why does laser printer maintainance not fall under the scope of SF?
5 votes

We try not to generalize, but the subject is just too wide. There are a plethora of manufacturers and models, and every model differentiates. Some of them requires you replace almost 90% of the ...

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How is Server Fault doing as of late 2011?
5 votes

IMHO, we have one or more of the following problems: Too many low-quality questions. People with very little or no competence are asking questions which are either too "stupid" (entry-level) or out ...

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Is it just me or is the quality of questions on SF declining?
4 votes

More aggressive moderation both on the main site (to close crap) and on meta (to close the whining that comes from closing crap) is the only solution to fix this problem. No more pink-and-fluff from ...

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Request to merge tags: [php-fpm] and [php5-fpm]
4 votes

FPM has been bundled with PHP 5.3.3 and on wards, so having two different tags does not make any sense until php6 is released. I still doubt that the FPM functionality will heavily change.

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It's Santa Time!
4 votes

(shameless bump) Santa time again!

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What do we do when a user edits their own post while not logged in or logged in as a different user?
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4 votes

I would reject both, with a message to tell him to log on to his original account if he's the owner of the question. The first one should be posted as an answer.

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Is "Telephony" (as defined by Area 51 proposal) on topic here?
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Almost every telephony/IM/presence question I've seen on SF attracts very little to no attention from anyone, so a separate site could probably attract telephony geeks. From what I've experienced, ...

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On which stackexchange site should this be posted?
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3 votes

ServerFault or unix.SE should be a perfect fit for this question. I have no idea why someone voted to close it.

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Would a "Vote these questions up" chat room make sense?
3 votes

The only thing that comes to mind is how this is going to be moderated. Who's to say that a particular question is really good or not? I'm afraid a chat room is just going to be abused (in the sense ...

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Downvoting really old questions?
3 votes

I don't see any reason why you shouldnt, if the answer is incorrect. People read "really old questions" when searching the site, either directly or via google.

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What times do current moderators, and moderator candidates, generally feel are their most productive on SF?
2 votes

07:00 UTC - 16:00 UTC on the site/in chat ..with some additional check-ins up until 00:00 UTC on weekdays. Weekends would vary. Sorry for copying your answer Bart, but we're very similar in terms of ...

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Would like to understand why was my question closed
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2 votes

No idea why this was closed.. I've voted to reopen it.

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Is this new SF user posting too-many/too-poor questions
2 votes

I'm bumping this up instead of writing a new question. We have a person posting only homework-related questions wich are vague, obsolete or simply not a real question (this is the same dude who ...

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A better /about Question and Answer
1 votes

How about this one? Industry Standards for Network Infrastructure Labeling It's honestly the only good question with good answers that I could find that wasn't subjective, too broad or shopping. ...

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