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Questions tagged [status-bydesign]

Indicates that the reported behavior is intentional and not subject to change

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Clojure tag not sorting first

I've noticed that all language tags are sorted first but clojure tag. Is this by design or is there some setting that this tag is missing?
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How do I migrate from Code Review to Stack Overflow?

I know about moving questions from Stack Overflow to Code Review, but what about the other way around? It seems like almost half the questions I come across on Code Review get put on hold or closed ...
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Nav bar? Where are you?

Why is the top navigation bar not fixed to the top? When I scroll down, I can't see it. But, on Stack Overflow, the navigation bar is fixed to the top and can be seen even after scrolling down. Any ...
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I think there is a bug with the duck thingy

I think there is a bug with the duck thingy, when I click on it, then click on 'no' the popup still pops up telling me its listening. Is this a bug, or is it on purpose?
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What is the purpose of this weird duck?

I noticed (only today) whenever I visit any SE website, I get this weird comic on bottom of page: For a short while, I was wondering if my browser has been comprised by some web malware, so I decided ...
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How has an on-hold question been answered?

I am curious to know how come this question was answered 8 minutes after it has been put on hold... normally, you cannot answer such questions.
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Favorite categories - not all favorite tag questions are colored

In my favorite tags section I have python, python-2.7 and python-3.x. When searching for specific questions containing, say, python I don't have all of the questions colored. Should this happen? Do I ...
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Why can't I create a 50 rep bounty?

I want to make a bounty on a question and I have seen some questions currently with a 50 rep bounty, but the only option available to me is a 100 rep bounty. I was wondering why.
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python-3.x tag does not pass lang-py to code-prettify

I asked a Python 3 question, and tagged it python-3.x. The highlighting was messed up, because the python-3.x tag wasn't passing the lang-py argument to the JS ...
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Receiving badge before the requirements are met

Just a few hours back I received the nice answer badge for this answer of mine which I posted few months back. The nice answer page says that (to receive the badge) : Answer score of 10 or more. ...
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Delayed awarding of Tumbleweed badge

I just went through the awarded Tumbleweed badges to check for any possible weed eater hat and stumbled over this question: jQuery resizable plugin The badge had been awarded 17 hours ago but the ...
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Missing edit-tags rollover

I can't hover over the spot next to the tags for an "edit tags" button anymore: This used to work before the graduation, but now I have to click on edit and I am too lazy for that.
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Hover text for people reached

Hovering over the People Reached part of the profile page says: Estimated number of times people viewed your helpful posts (based on page views of your questions and questions where you wrote ...
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THE Shouting sitename

status-bydesign This is intended and will remain in current shape. The site name in the upper left is in capital letters CODE REVIEW which just isn't right. The same goes with meta. To clarify why ...
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Old badges appearing in profile

Still uses the old icons.
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Question with the “not quite an answer” post notice

Sometimes overly brief answers will be tagged with a generic message about how they shouldn't be too brief with mostly code as they may not be considered answers in that state. Here's the message: ...
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Why can't I retract my reopen vote?

On this question, I voted to reopen after the second edit. I later realized that I shouldn't have voted to reopen, but I can't take it back. It seems the functionality doesn't exist. If I click "OK" ...
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Uncounted close vote?

I cast a close vote on this question: Simplify expression in Swift playground, or at least that's what is claimed and is preventing me from casting a close vote now. Yet the question appears to have ...
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Why does the top bar say “3 total posts awaiting review” when there's only one?

When I mouse over the "3" it says "3 total posts awaiting review". I click on it... there's 1 post awaiting review. No other posts. The "3" disappears if the review queue is empty, but it always ...
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Search shows question as not having an accepted answer, but an answer was accepted

Search for emacs (the word, not a tag). On the second page of search hits, you will see an entry for this post which has an accepted answer (from some time ago), but the search-hit entry does not ...
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Unable to move a question to meta

I came across a question. I think this should be moved to meta but I was unable to flag it. EDIT The reason I added this question was that it seems to be on topic on Meta Code Review than the main ...
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How did downvotes suddenly put these old answers into the Low Quality queue?

This answer and this answer (both are now-deleted "looks good" answers with no detail), posted some years ago, were recently put into the Low Quality queue after receiving downvotes. According to the ...
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The [untagged] tag has “recreated itself” and is stuck with one “invisible” question

I've contacted SE yesterday to burninate a few tags. Something apparently went wrong, causing these tags to "recreate themselves" and appear as new, with a few questions left over. One of these ...
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Do comments on converted answers get copied to the question?

An answer was deleted and the comments on that deletedconverted-to-a-comment answer were "copied" on to the main question. Conway's game of life got this (deleted) answer There were two comments on ...
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Save answers as draft

I am only active in SO and Code Review, and I find that Code Review answers can take a bit of time, especially when fiddling around with a Plunker or JSFiddle sample or finding some reference as to ...
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On overview, answers, votes, comments all show as modified

On Stack Overflow, when you get an overview of questions for a certain tag, each question has an avatar/flair next to it showing who asked the question, and when. On CR, though, as soon as someone ...
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VB comments taking up more than one line unless comment is terminated

In this question, there are comments in the code, other code that was tried before, and the comment showed over multiple lines unless the comment was terminated with another apostrophe, which isn't ...
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Number list formatting followed by code formatting issue

On this question, I found that when I tried to edit the question and add a numbered list format, it sucked in the code formatting that followed, so I had to add ...
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maybe a bug? Unanswered Tags “html” missing

Sometimes if I just click on Unanswered then the Unanswered Tags "html" is missing in the right column, just sometimes (but mostly). if I scroll down the page I see unanswered html questions...
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Three “Keep open”s and it still closes

This is about review https://codereview.stackexchange.com/review/close/3161 and this related question I check the review history every now and again just for my own sanity. (Making sure I've made the ...
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When we close a question, can we have an option to send it to Stack Overflow?

Since Stack Overflow can send it here, I figure it's only fair to have the ability to send them the other way. There's been a number of questions that are Stack Overflow type questions..
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Missing Beta Badges

A couple days ago somebody mentioned the Beta Badge, which is given to users who "actively participated in the private beta". If you view this page, it defines "active participation" as "...earning at ...
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No rep gain from Meta question: reputation lag or bug?

I posted this question an hour ago. My profile page shows 3 up-votes and accept for 17 rep, but this is not reflected in my total, which is 101. I'm not concerned with accumulating rep here, but ...
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Why can't I make my question a community wiki?

Am I missing something? I can't seem to find an option to make my question a community wiki.