Winston Ewert
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Tag synonyms (optimize -> optimization)
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I went ahead and did it. Thanks!

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Strange rule when voting to close as duplicate
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It is a change across the stack-exchange network Changes to "close as duplicate" The rule doesn't make sense here, but we can't do much about it.

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Tag request: [.htaccess] (mod_rewrite, url-rewriting, …)
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I've added the tag. Thanks for your suggestion.

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The snippet to review is good, no better answer found
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Firstly, what exactly would it accomplish by marking it as done? Secondly, how do you know that somebody won't come across it a year from now and show you a better way?

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Is it appropriate to prune code blocks by editing out irrelevant Javadoc comments?
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It seems to me that the comments are relevant to the code review. In my opinion, such comments are ridiculous wastes of space and the poster should be told to stop using them and start using version ...

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The Question in the About Page is about Unicorns eating Daisies?
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At this time no question on code review qualifies for an about question. See here for details: What determines the questions available for selection in the tour page? Until such time, we are stuck ...

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Review focus on code or on solution?
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I think a good question will point out the flaws in the original code. Its okay to point out alternate and better ways, but you should really point out what was wrong the original.

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Why are these two questions not closed as exact duplicates (and merged)?
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Apparently I did that, but I don't recall it. I've changed the closed reason and merged the questions.

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Code remove after question answered
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If the user has decided they don't want the code listed on the site, I think we need to delete the question. Asking for code review on code you don't want people to see is well silly, but it happens ...

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Are questions that ask for profiling tools considered on-topic?
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I don't think the OP was asking about how to use profiling tools. The question was How do i I find the bottlenecks in my code? My read on it is that the OP wanted help finding his bottlenecks which ...

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Online Contest Questions
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Firstly, these questions don't really get the same kind of feedback as the other questions. Most questions on this site get feedback on style. Ways are suggested to make code more readable, follow ...

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Move to SO or Programers
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Until we are out of beta, only the moderators can migrate posts. Any question which is closed automatically has its migration cancelled.

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Tag synonyms (refactor -> refactoring)
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I went ahead and did it. Thanks!

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The CodeReview FAQ needs clarification of its intent around "best practices" questions
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Similiar previously asked questions: Best practice questions. Confused by FAQ My question was not just about best practices, but specifically best practice in my code; Your question seemed to ...

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Review of code reviews?
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We are unable to make site-specific language changes.

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Is it permissible to solicit techincal feedback for a blog entry on coding
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As long as you aren't asking for feedback on your writing, which is off-topic here, but rather on the code itself then I think the question would be acceptable. However, I don't know whether you'll ...

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