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Welcome to Codidact Meta!

Codidact Meta is the meta-discussion site for the Codidact community network and the Codidact software. Whether you have bug reports or feature requests, support questions or rule discussions that touch the whole network – this is the site for you.

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Q&A Migrate users from deprecated Codidact forum

Should user accounts from forum.codidact.org be imported? Since the forum was deprecated, I read the notice and went to this meta. The top of the meta says that all Codidact sites have the same log...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by mbomb007‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Mithical‭

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Q&A Let us have a transparent review system.

Issue According to the answers provided by the community staff to this post, I conclude that one of the Codidact policies is empowering moderators to take some required actions in some situations a...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by MathPhysics‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Lundin‭

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Q&A [status-completed] posts bury everything else

At the time of writing, there is a big chunk of (around 15) [status-completed] and [status-declined] posts in the Q&amp;A category feed, burying the open posts. Since open posts are much more impor...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Canina‭

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Q&A Feature Request: Comments improvements to indicate assent or dissent with previously posted comments

Often I'm looking over a post and feel that I have what to add as a comment. But as soon as I look at the comments, I find that someone's already written exactly what I would have said. At that poi...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by jla‭

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Q&A scroll box for mobile

Can the user info have a scroll box on mobile like there is on desktop (for when someone decides to put a ton of details in their description)?

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Dani‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Save draft should save the title and tags

The feature that causes drafts to be saved automatically should: Save the title and tags. Be activated when I edit a tag or the title. I put the tags for bug and feature request on because I did...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Dani‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Dani‭

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Q&A Block adding answers and editing of question/answers of deleted questions.

A deleted question should: Be viewable only by author, Moderators and appropriate high-TL users. Not allow new comments or editing of comments on question or answers. Not allow new answers. Not al...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by manassehkatz‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Allow users to link more than one website in their profile. [duplicate]

Currently, users can only add their twitter handle and one other website to their profile. I find this kind of limiting since someone might want to add more to their profile. Say for instance they ...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A The list of questions for a user should indicate the category the question is asked in

Currently, the "Questions by [someone]" list lumps together all questions, regardless of the category. This mixes meta questions in with actual Q&amp;A. Can we please have something in that list to...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Canina‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Bug Reports category

Meta should have a dedicated category for bug reports, to increase the chance that users will pile onto an existing bug report rather than create new ones. Even people who can't be bothered to sear...

4 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Aliza‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Notification system improvements

Issue: Consider the scenario where you post a new question, and five people all write comments or answers on it. Your inbox will then have five notifications in it, one for each new response. You c...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Please ensure cross-site uniformity for the basics of tagging

I've noticed that the photography.codidact meta tagging system differs from what seems more conventional. For example, it appears that there no tags are mandatory (here at least one of [bug] [featu...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by pnuts‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Subscriptions settings don't sync between sites (even though everything else does)

I noticed that the email subscriptions settings page doesn't sync between the different sites. It kind of irks me that everything else is exactly the same between the different account pages except...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Show User's Vote on List of Posts

Since Codidact shows + and - votes on the list of posts, would it be possible (practical...) to show if the currently logged in User has voted on each post? When displaying an individual post, ther...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by manassehkatz‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Remove parent tags from a post where a child tag is present

With the hierarchical tags, it would be possible to have both a tag and its parent on the same post which is means that the parent tag is unneeded. An example would be a post with both an animal an...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Charlie Brumbaugh‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Serve images with file extensions

I've noticed that images uploaded to Codidact don't retain any meta information. That is, they don't keep either the name of the image or the image extension. While the former isn't that bad (alt t...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Automatically clean up tags with zero posts

There are currently seven tags with zero posts associated with them in the Meta Q&amp;A category1 (excluding tags like TibetLhasatourpackage which have deleted posts associated with them.) These ta...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by msh210‭

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Q&A Feature requests for tag filtering and sorting

Issue #1: On the "tags" tab, there's an option to sort by hierarchy. When you have a lot of child tags under the same parent tag, or multiple parents next to each other with lots of children, thing...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  edited 2y ago by DonielF‭

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Q&A Would like written chat.

Why is there no written chat here where one can post without having to worry about deletions and downvoting. The SE has a very good one where I have written a very lot on. Why cant we discuss a sub...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by interested‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by .                                                .‭

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Q&A Please add tooltips for admins / moderator "icons" (characters) in the user list

Just a tiny cosmetic stuff easy to fix. Please add tooltip for the characters used for admins and moderators in the user list. Note: I know these already exist in the actual user profile.

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Alexei‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Mithical‭

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Q&A NSFW Content Filter

According to the Terms of Service, You agree not to use the Service to [...] violate any applicable law or regulation; [...] post content that is hateful, discriminatory, harmful, illegal, or othe...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Add a [status-pending] or similar tag

My other Meta post n the usage of status tags pointed out a pretty big gap to me. Namely, we don't have a tag to signify that something is being actively worked on. While we currently use either [s...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Add the staff badge to the user list

Currently, the user list displays the Administrator (☗) and Moderator (☖) badges on users, but not the staff badge that displays when you go to the user's profile. For consistency, could you have t...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Mithical‭

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Q&A Posts should have a visible indication whether they've been edited, and when the last edit was made

Currently, each post is visibly tagged with a timestamp that indicates when it was posted, as well as by whom. Also, of course, posts can be edited; both by the original poster, and by other users....

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Canina‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Mithical‭

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Q&A FR: Meta categories

I notice that all the other Codidact sites have Meta categories, places to ask about the site itself, but this one doesn't. I think this site should have a Meta category where people can ask questi...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by msh210‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Mithical‭

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Q&A A proposal for keyboard shortcuts

(This may not be the simplest feature request. It's also not extremely high priority. It's a nice-to-have, not imperative, and may not be possible at the moment - which is fine.) Everyone loves ke...

3 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Mithical‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Mithical‭

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Q&A Don't show "Initial revision" in user activity

Immediately after the activity entry about posting a question or answer, another entry labeled "Initial revision" is placed. This seems kind of redundant to me, since all it really says is that a p...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Arranging footer "other codidact sites" list alphabetically rather than chronologically

In the footer, the sites are currently arranged as: Writing Outdoors Photography Sci Spec Cooking Electrical Engineering Judaism L&amp;L Software Dev Meta With the exclusion of setting Meta apart...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Personalized feeds

I keep track of new posts via RSS feeds. I would like to have a feed associated with my account that contains only tags/categories/sites I've asked it to watch. That way, I see only the posts I am ...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by ajv‭

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Q&A Randomize order of answers with same score

Answers are shown in order according to their score derived from their votes. However, for answers with the same score, they seem to be shown in chronological order of creation time. This tends t...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Olin Lathrop‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Add the ability to customize suspended user profile blurb

There are currently only two choices available to add a "user is suspended" header on a profile. The two reasons are "for being rude" and "to cool down." Sometimes neither of these may be accurate....

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Sigma‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Q&A Indicate which posts in the category feed have unread updates

Right now, if a category has new/updated posts, a small dot appears next to the category name. Could this feature be extended to posts within the category as well? While it's not that hard to just ...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Allowing arbitrary image links causes security warnings

This question's page shows up as not secure on my computer. I believe it is due to this answer. When I look in the console, it warns that the images on it were loaded insecurely (since the image l...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Remember me when logging in with Mobile Sign In

When logging in with a password, there is an option to remain logged in. However, when using the QR code to login on mobile, this option isn't available, making logging in with the QR code more cum...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by ploni‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Voting while not signed in

(Persistent irrelevant comment: I jumped down to the title field and entered that first and then went back up here to enter the actual question.) I tried to vote on an answer and nothing happened. ...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by manassehkatz‭  ·  edited 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Sign In vs. Sign Up

Sign In and Sign Up are two different functions, with different buttons &amp; pages, and they should remain separate. However, there should be consistency in how they reference each other, as well ...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by manassehkatz‭

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Q&A indicate when a comment has been moderator-edited

I don't like the idea that someone's signature can appear on a piece of text that he didn't write or approve. I'm guessing moderators can edit comments. If so, can a moderator-edited comment please...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by msh210‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A RSS feed for entire site

Currently, each category of a site has its own individual RSS feed. While it's useful, could we have an RSS feed for the entire site? (like how Subscriptions work, but as an RSS feed)

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A Can we get email notifications?

While the current notification system is okay, I'd like to be able to receive email notifications for things such as a new answer to my questions. (Of course, this should be opt-in. Maybe add a che...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A "User Profile" should be more informative.

I think the current information in a user profile is very limited . In my opinion, the following information should be added: Visible to all users The number of questions and answers The number...

3 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by MathPhysics‭  ·  edited 2y ago by MathPhysics‭

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Q&A Can we add in a Location to user profiles?

Similar to Stack Exchange and other forums and social platforms. I think it would be nice to be able include a location in my profile.

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Welz‭

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Q&A Change the primary font from Roboto

I have nothing against Roboto, I think it's a lovely font and has it's use case. I find it challenging to read when you have anything more than a sentence or two. I don't have a perfect alternative...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Welz‭

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Q&A Can related questions be added to the sidebar?

A feature that SE has that Qpixel lacks is the related questions in the side bar. It makes it easier to find other similar questions or even duplicates. It also creates more engagement because afte...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Charlie Brumbaugh‭  ·  edited 2y ago by Moshi‭

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Q&A The Codidact Help should be more comprehensive and practical

There are two points about the "Help" of "Codidact"should be mentioned: The Help should be more comprehensive. There are many features and rules for Codidact, like voting limit, commenting, taggi...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by MathPhysics‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Mithical‭

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Q&A Can we get a mod page with the most recent comments left on the site?

Right now there really isn't a good way for a mod to delete rude comments before their parent post is flagged, other than looking through profiles of repeat offenders. On sites with imported commen...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Charlie Brumbaugh‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Request: Headings and footnotes act as link anchors

Inspired by the change log but certainly not limited to that one post. Many times I find myself writing an answer which goes on for quite a bit, and I find it natural to break it up with # Headers....

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by DonielF‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by ArtOfCode‭

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Q&A Make the editor's textarea bigger (full screen?) and with a side-by-side preview

Can we improve the editor? Currently, the textarea is, IMO, too small (even a short post like this one requires some scrolling when editing). For larger posts (like this one) it's even worse. When ...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by hkotsubo‭

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Q&A Could "last activity" link to where it happened (e.g. specific answer)?

On a list of questions or posts, each entry has a "last activity" indicator showing who last changed it and when. Would it be possible to have "last activity" be a link to the post that changed? ...

1 answer  ·  posted 2y ago by Monica Cellio‭

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Q&A Should the post title come before the body?

Should the post title come before the body? When starting a new post, the first thing that comes to my mind is the topic of the post. In that case I usually first jot down a draft title and then st...

2 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Welz‭  ·  last activity 2y ago by Martin Bonner‭

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Q&A Keyboard shortcuts for frequently used editor options

It would be nice for the post editor should have keyboard shortcuts for most frequently used commands. My proposal is to use familiar shortcuts like the following: **Bold **= Ctrl + B Italic = Ctr...

0 answers  ·  posted 2y ago by Alexei‭