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Rename [ssms] → [sql-server-management-studio]

No. I do acknowledge that generally it should be easier to understand what the question is about when the tag shows the full name of a product than when it shows an abbreviation. However, in my view ...
Andriy M's user avatar
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Split the "master" tag?

master is a bad tag so we should remove it. For replication, the following new tags might be good replacements (with the appropriate usage guidance for each): master-slave-replication master-master-...
Paul White's user avatar
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10 votes

Rename [ssms] → [sql-server-management-studio]

Sort of. It is worth having sql-server-management-studio but it should be a synonym of ssms as management-studio currently is. Result: ssms would remain the display tag, but tag search etc. would ...
Paul White's user avatar
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7 votes
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Remove the dash from [tag:big-table]

Would it be possible to remove the dash? Sure. Renamed big-table to bigtable for you.
Paul White's user avatar
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6 votes
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Nuke 'sp_askbrent' tag

According to First Response Kit is missing sp_AskBrent, this procedure was renamed to sp_BlitzFirst. I removed sp-askbrent from a few questions that needed editing anyway, then made sp-askbrent a ...
Paul White's user avatar
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6 votes

Merge date, time and datetime tags

No, the 3 tags date, time and datetime should remain separate.
6 votes

Merge tag:postgresql-performance with tag:query-performance?

Given that every single question that is tagged postgres-performance will also be tagged postgres, the only gain in having a separate postgres-performance tag is the ability to have a customized tag ...
Jack Douglas's user avatar
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5 votes
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Please help us delete the SQL tag!

The retagging exercise is now completed! Huge thanks to everyone that took part. Burnination of sql has been requested and will be tracked on Let's burninate the SQL tag!
Paul White's user avatar
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5 votes

Merge tag:postgresql-performance with tag:query-performance?

No action needed Benefits of the status quo The postgresql-performance tag is relatively popular (253 questions) It is actively curated and promoted by its subject area experts both here and on SO ...
Paul White's user avatar
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5 votes

Can we merge the tag [database-trigger] into the tag [trigger]?

Yes this seems like a good idea.
Paul White's user avatar
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4 votes

remove tag [mysqlf]

You could just edit that tag to be [mysql] and since it is the only question with that tag, the tag will eventually be deleted by the system automatically. See I accidentally created a tag. How do I ...
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Merge tag:postgresql-performance with tag:query-performance?

I think discussing / tuning / optimizing performance is sufficiently distinct for the various RDBMS to warrant a separate tag. We have put some thought into refining information, instructions and ...
Erwin Brandstetter's user avatar
3 votes

Tag nuke mysql-upgrade

mysql-upgrade (19 questions) has been merged into upgrade
Paul White's user avatar
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3 votes

Merge pgAdmin version tags?

Well, pgadmin-1.18 is definitely useless (it refers to a specific pgAdmin III version). At the same time, pgAdmin III and pgAdmin 4 are two very different products. If the question is tagged rightly ...
András Váczi's user avatar
3 votes

PgAdmin Tags should be redone

I disagree on removing pgadmin tag / renaming to pgadmin-3 - but not strongly on adding it to old questions that apply. With only 160 questions tagged pgadmin, I don't see any benefit on renaming. ...
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2 votes

Too many "Slow performance" meta tags

I like where your head is at. I would rather not break down performance by database, just use multiple tags. I'm not sure how to find all the synonyms for everything (ex: slow-log) so I would need ...
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Remove the dash from [tag:big-table]

Since there are only 13 questions linked to the big-table tag, it's likely easier to simply create bigtable and edit the existing questions to use the new tag. Any tag that is unused will eventually ...
Hannah Vernon's user avatar
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2 votes

Rename [ssms] → [sql-server-management-studio]

No SSMS is the common term among users, it would be like renaming SQL to the full term!
Gaius's user avatar
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2 votes

Rename [ssms] → [sql-server-management-studio]

Yes. This makes sense. We should do this (with ssms as a synonym), at least as a trial. The rename could be easily reversed if any of the anticipated drawbacks actually materialize. Our tags are ...
Paul White's user avatar
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2 votes

Merge pgAdmin version tags?

The new version tags should be merged. Parent tag: pgadmin - 157 questions and 9 followers Version tags: pgadmin-1.18 - 5 questions and 0 followers pgadmin-3 - 2 questions and 0 followers pgadmin-4 ...
1 vote

Tag rename hierarchical -> hierarchy

I originally created hierarchical as a target for two synonyms containing the word hierarchical. On reflection, hierarchy would have been a better name, so I have renamed it as requested. updating ...
Paul White's user avatar
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1 vote

Merge date, time and datetime tags

Yes, date and time should be synonyms of datetime and merged.

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