40 votes

Can/should tv.stackexchange.com redirect to this site?

Yes, this should definitely be done for various reasons: There is precedent for this on other SE sites, from Science Fiction & Fantasy, over Unix & Linux, to Gardening & Landscaping. We ...
Napoleon Wilson's user avatar
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Is your question about tv or TV?

I'm quite sure all these various places you list source their text from one and the same generic site description sentence (as also used for e.g. migration notices). However, this can only be changed ...
Napoleon Wilson's user avatar
10 votes

Improve and extend the automatic tag-popup for identification questions

While we're at the task of cleaning up the identify tags (as much as possible) it might be worth also trying to improve identify-this-actor. It's not nearly the crisis that identify-this-movie is, but ...
KutuluMike's user avatar
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Can/should tv.stackexchange.com redirect to this site?

Adam added https://tv.stackexchange.com/ as an alias for https://movies.stackexchange.com/. I don't think there's much reason to add every synonym for those words, but it definitely makes sense to ...
Jon Ericson's user avatar
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Text/image overlap in reopen vote review queue

Thanks for reporting. Fix is waiting in repo and should be live in couple hours.
Paweł's user avatar
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Improve and extend the automatic tag-popup for identification questions

I think it should be enhanced a bit to something like: Don't forget to include the following in your question: The original language of the film (English, French, Spanish, etc.) The ...
MattD's user avatar
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6 votes
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Can we increase the tag length limit?

This has finally reached the whole network and the new maximum tag length is 35 characters.
Napoleon Wilson's user avatar
6 votes

Change Off-Topic -> Recommendation text

After the community seems to deem this a good idea and noone expressed their reservations in actual answers, we went through with this suggestion and adapted the close-reason accordingly. ...
Napoleon Wilson's user avatar
6 votes
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New chat welcome message "OK" button is invisible

Thanks, fixed now. The movies.se theme has extra styling for buttons in the bottom area, and those extra styles were incorrectly applied here as well.
balpha's user avatar
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Is your question about tv or TV?

Well... better late than never, eh? The sidebar on the Ask Question page should have the correct capitalization now. I've also updated the audience description and you can verify it in the site ...
Adam Lear's user avatar
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5 votes

An extra user on the list of moderators

This is an artifact of the status of his accounts being changed from employee to normal user since he recently left SE. For more information on this you can see this Meta-SE Question Its been noted ...
iandotkelly's user avatar
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"Identify-this" tagged questions

Most ID questions do NOT have the level of detail we ask for.... about 2/3 that DON'T. Let's look at the guidance... Plot details of any scenes you remember Descriptions of any characters or ...
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I can Rickroll Stack Exchange, and so can you!

This is fixed, but I feel like editing the body of the report to get it rebaked would be destroying something beautiful... so instead let's have a much more boring example embed here:
Adam Lear's user avatar
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5 votes
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Can't suggest an edit to a tag wiki: "The edit queue is full at the moment" error message is always shown even if the edit review queue is clear

Thanks for the report - this was also raised and addressed on on SE-wide meta See: It is now impossible to make a suggested edit to a tag-info
KyleMit's user avatar
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Please Improve Youtube URL Parsing

All sounds good; fixed in code - available after the next deploy (when the "rev" at the bottom of the screen is higher than "2016.3.23.3373")
Marc Gravell's user avatar
5 votes
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Should we display a banner to warn about our policy on AI-generated content?

Yes Having decided against the use of AI/LLM generated content, the least we can do is warn potential answerers that this is now the case. Regretfully, we cannot rely on users reading Meta to discover ...
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What's the point of the "Specific Scene" Tag?

I agree that specific-scene is a bad tag that doesn't really have much meaning in itself. So yes, it should probably be removed (for which a synonym isn't required from a technical viewpoint). ...
Napoleon Wilson's user avatar
4 votes
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'Newest questions' without on-hold or duplicate filter?

For things like this you can use the very feature-rich and nicely documented search features that every SE site has. If you visit the search page (for example by typing in something in the search box ...
Napoleon Wilson's user avatar
4 votes
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In the front page of movies.SE, bounty.png is broken

Sorry for the disruption, this issue has been fixed
Kyle Cronin's user avatar
4 votes
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Requesting the reopening of "What type of plant is Léon's plant?"

(I posted an answer to prevent this meta discussion from being automatically deleted by the Community bot (AKA “Roomba”). Since the question has a negative score due to downvotes, it would have been ...
galacticninja's user avatar
4 votes
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Replacing the "millionaire" tag with "who-wants-to-be-a-millionaire"

Good idea. I have merged the tags.
Napoleon Wilson's user avatar
3 votes

Should a link to the FAQ post for list of external sites be added to the identification close reason?

As the guy who (AFAICT) links to that meta post the most frequently, I'd been considering proposing this exact thing myself. IMHO, there's not much point in having that list if we're not going to ...
F1Krazy's user avatar
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O brother where art thou tag

Nope, we don't have inside jokes, as far as I'm aware... Edit away.
Catija's user avatar
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Identification Question Cleanup: Deleting old questions

Ok, this is done! I've deleted a grand total of 3,726 questions. The list is here — if you see something that was deleted but shouldn't have been, or something that wasn't but should have been, lemme ...
JNat's user avatar
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Identification Question Cleanup: Closing existing questions

As Napoleon mentioned on the main post, this was completed on 2018-01-20. Due to the fact that the process involves employee intervention, the questions appear as closed by me, and locked by Shog9 (...
JNat's user avatar
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3 votes
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Visited tags are styled differently to unvisited ones

Pushed a fix earlier today. Should be good now.
Kurtis Beavers's user avatar
3 votes

/users and profile pages (/users/...) space the link to the current profile (in the top bar) differently

The issue is in this computed Css rules in all.css .user-page .badge1, .user-page .badge2, .user-page .badge3 margin: 0 2px 0 6px Please fix/remove/make it like every other page, which lacks that.
cde's user avatar
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3 votes
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Why did our Meta just break? Links are white?

Must have been nargles. A fix is now live.
Kurtis Beavers's user avatar
2 votes

Error in rendering of superscripts and subscripts

https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/296182/288417 says status-completed, and it is. Yay.
T.J.L.'s user avatar
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2 votes
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ID Questions - Time to update the Guidance to include Image ID?

Due to the overwhelming support for this proposal, the respective sections in the help center and the close-reason have been ammended as proposed.
Napoleon Wilson's user avatar

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