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Questions tagged [status-declined]

Indicates that the feature request will not be implemented, or that a bug will not be fixed at present time.

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Shouldn’t deleted:1 return all deleted posts?

According to access to moderator tools: Viewing deleted posts You now have privileged access to posts that have been removed, either by their authors, by users with access to moderator tools, ...
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Edit character requirement

Can we get rid of the requirement that edits have to be at least six characters? Often a post is missing a letter or punctuation and that's all I want to change. I don't want to have to start editing ...
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Should official FAQ meta-posts be locked?

We have a bunch of posts here on Meta of official FAQ content collected under the faq tag. This tag has special official status, as indicated by its pink color and by the fact that its use is ...
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Showing accepted answer on top when it is your own answer

So I noticed (currently true of this question) that when the asker answers their own question and accepts that answer, this does not push the answer to the top. What is seems strange to me is that if ...
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Question categories

Would it be possible to rank and then sort questions on a scale of easy, intermediate, and complex? It would help if there was some definitive system that would be used for ranking questions (perhaps ...
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Community user's bumps should be so indicated

When the Community user bumps an old question, can it be labeled "bumped by Community" on the front page instead of "modified by Community"? This way, those of us who remember the question don't have ...
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YouTube integration like Facebook feature?

Could we have better integration with YouTube so that video links can show on-site, streaming from YouTube, like Facebook statuses with automatic HTML insertion? I asked this question and think that ...
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Misleading tool tips on Meta

Votes on Meta often signify agreement/disagreement on content and not research-usefulness-clarity. Shouldn't the tool tips match that, so newbies like me won't get confused? I suggest "I support the ...
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Can't reply to own comments in chat

In the chat, one can link one's next message as a reply to another message. This way, the thread is easy to follow, especially when replying to a message that is further up the page. Why can't one ...
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SE Markdown does not create a link in posts, only comments

In a comment, [english.SE] creates a link to english.stackexchange.com (see comment below). In a post (question or answer) it does not. This is the same with [ask] and other such shortcuts. That'...
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Add question title to comment links for links to other SE questions

Often, we put things in comments like "related: judaism.se.com/question/1244" (e.g., Garments that unintentionally require tzitzit). In a "post" (question or answer) these get rendered as the title ...
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Javascript error when logged in

When I am logged in on Mi Yodeya, many (all?) of the Javascript features do not work. I am unable to view my inbox or view more comments, the questions displayed on the front page do not update, ...
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Do we need a coffee-caffeine tag?

Do we need a tag for coffee-caffeine, or should this tag just be merged into food? It seems to me that neither coffee nor caffeine has a special place in Jewish life and learning, unlike, say, grapes-...
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Bounties on Meta?

Since we are always trying to improve our site, why don't we give people an incentive similar to the bounty system on the main site in order in order to give people the opportunity to work harder to ...
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Badge Requirements in Election

Over on Stack Overflow, there are badge requirements for nomination to be moderator including Civic Duty, Strunk & White, Deputy and Convention (source). These requirements are designed to ensure ...
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Why judaism.stackexchange.com? How come not yahadut.stackexchange.com?

Why is our site named judaism.stackexchange.com? How come not yahadut.stackexchange.com? Our StackExchange website is about Judaism. But we are Jews, so we should call it Yahadut. For whatever ...
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Why can't we use mi.yodeya.com?

Why can't we use mi.yodeya.com in the address bar? It still says J.SE even after the upgrade! Related to this question on meta.so: How does this SE site (beta) get custom domain & brand? Also ...
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Nice Answer or Good Answer?

(I'm guessing this is almost definitely status-bydesign for historical reasons but...) It seems SimchasTorah got a silver Good Answer badge for this answer which only has 10 votes and a Good Question ...
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Should/can we survey inactive users?

I think it would be helpful to the site to know why some users stop using the Judaism.SE. Can/should we create a survey/poll specifically for users who meet a certain reputation level and have not ...
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Can we mail a specific person

Rather than asking questions openly? Say a person has an interesting comment and you want to know more. We don't have "pm" like other forums do we?
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Mod only tags on the main site

Can we get a mod only tag for the main site called weekly-challenge-winner? Is this feasable? Desirable? Discuss!
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Request for Closure

Recently, a question was asked which recommend "bypassing" some of the most important sanctifications in Judaism in favor of the exact inverse of what is in the spirit of the Torah. While there is ...
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Feature Request: Indication of Former Mod Status on Answers and Comments

Answers and comments submitted by moderators are given more weight in users eyes, and well they should. A mod's answer is many times the final say on an issue especially if that mod is also an SE ...
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Feature Request: Poll question for Meta sites

Now I know that this has been discussed on Meta.SO, and that poll questions are rather unpopular here on SE. However this request is slightly different, in that it refers only to Meta sites. There ...
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Why can you only upvote a comment, and not downvote it?

A question and an answer can be both upvoted and downvoted. Why by a comment can you only upvote? What if I think it is wrong, why can I not downvote it?
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Is there a way to see who created which tag?

Is there a way that a person can know who created which tag?