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Should I vote to "move to Stackoverflow" on SQL questions?

Two controversial questions in one! 1. Are SQL questions allowed here? https://dba.stackexchange.com/help/on-topic says: dba.se is for those needing expert answers to advanced database-related ...
Paul White's user avatar
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10 votes
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Corrupted migration?

This has been resolved. We were performing some testing on Post Notices and in doing so we found this bug in the migration process. This bug has been fixed and there should be no more weird ...
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Closing questions as off-topic when they belong on our site

Question #1 - while it is certainly not strictly about Java, the question is framed in the sense of a programming question, which is on-topic for StackOverflow.com, and since it doesn't reference or ...
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Should one open a new question on DBA if a similar question exists on SO which cannot be migrated?

My opinion, we should create new questions on DBA.SE. There are a many good questions and answers over there that just seem like a better fit here. It would help when people are searching the site and ...
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5 votes

Closing questions as off-topic when they belong on our site

First question: would be on-topic for DBA if it wasn't also about how to interface this query to the Java code. Therefore I felt it was a better fit for SO. Second question: I have no idea why I ...
Colin 't Hart's user avatar
4 votes

Closing questions as off-topic when they belong on our site

I voted to close the individual questions because of .... It contains references to Java and in the statement it is asking for the syntax of a Java/INSERT statement with specific variables: The ...
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3 votes

Should I vote to "move to Stackoverflow" on SQL questions?

I try and do the following: Very basic questions --> Vote to close as off-topic Basic complete questions --> Should be migrated to Stack Overflow However, I have in the past answered basic ...
John K. N.'s user avatar
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Cleaning up rejected migrations

Since there were no objections, I have now completed this work manually. Future rejected migrations will be handled (mostly) automatically. Starting this coming weekend, these should be deleted ...
Paul White's user avatar
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Should one open a new question on DBA if a similar question exists on SO which cannot be migrated?

If the question you propose is identical to the one answered on Stack Overflow and that question has excellent answers that are up-to-date and helpful, I'd probably lean towards not duplicating (cross-...
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