8 votes

Do you want a migration path for recommendation questions from Drupal Answers?

My opinion on this differs from Izzy's a bit - I'd be fine with a standard migration path from Drupal, and from other sites where we can mutually decide it'd be a good thing. We've grown enough that ...
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What's our stance on being a migration target?

It'll be a while before we figure out what's best for you (and sites where the path could conceivably exist). It's important to first reiterate: Migration is chiefly for improving a user's experience, ...
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Migrating questions to Software Recommendations SE

At least until the elections, I'm also a SR.SE moderator, and I rejected many of those migration requests. One of the aspects of the recommendations sites is the pretty exacting quality standards as ...
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Migration options for off topic questrions

As a beta site, we can't migrate to other sites. Once we graduate, we'll have the option of migrating to other sites and have other sites migrate to us. Note that moderators can migrate to any site ...
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What's our stance on being a migration target?

My own sense is that the anxiety is misplaced. AskUbuntu, AskDifferent, and Unix & Linux each already have tags for software recommendations, so such questions are not off-topic on those sites. ...
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Can we have migration sites in the off-topic close reasons - and which?

Our migration statistics (link requires 2k rep) for the past 3 months are: 3 questions migrated. Even accounting for the fact that some questions would have been migrated if there had been a way to ...
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What's our stance on being a migration target?

I'd decide that on a per-case basis – and in multiple "stages": First, mods could be encouraged to migrate here if they're at least half-way sure it fits – they could instruct their users utilizing ...
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Broken question migration?

As Seth says, it was migrated to Stack Overflow: You can see it here. You see it in the question list because migrated questions stick around for a month before an automated process deletes them....
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Broken question migration?

The question in question was actually migrated from Software Recommendations to Stack Overflow. If you check the original post's revision history you can see that Journeyman Geek migrated it over to ...
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Migrated question actually closed instead of 'on hold'? So how can it be improved?

A migrated question only lives on one site. Migrating locks the question on the original site and creates it on the target site. When a migrated question is closed (for any reason other than duplicate)...
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What's our stance on being a migration target?

Um; I thought like that's kinda the whole point leading to SR being conceived? So that questions "What's the best software for X? [...]", mercilessly closed on StackOverflow, could be migrated here ...
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Do you want a migration path for recommendation questions from Drupal Answers?

I basically agree with your answer "over there" – especially for one reason you gave: Those who'd mark it for migration often do so "just by the name" (as folks ask questions here because they were "...
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Please immediately migrate this question to graphic design SE

To help you out, I have posted details of your request on the Graphic Design SE and am awaiting their response. Please see: https://graphicdesign.meta.stackexchange.com/questions/3759/would-this-...
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Migrating questions to Software Recommendations SE

Questions like the example provided are off topic on SuperUser, but on-topic on Software Recommendations SE. It would be best to encourage SuperUser moderators to migrate good questions (those ...

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