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Should we reopen the "Tips for golfing in Befunge 93" question?

Edit 'Tips for Befunge 98' to be general Befunge tips I think the solution for this would be to merge the two versions into one 'language' as far as tips are concerned. This is how it is normally ...
FlipTack's user avatar
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23 votes
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Should "Showcase your language one vote at a time" be unlocked and reopened?

Yes, Unlock and Reopen At least until we arrive at a more clear concensus on what to do with it, if anything.
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I don't think my question is a dupe

What's different? you need to find 40 questions that have both languages as answers, not "the 50 most recent questions with 25 or more answers" That's really not that different. One of them's just ...
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8 votes
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Should “Showcase your language one vote at a time” be immediately unlocked until we decide what to do with it?

No What's the huge hurry? It's been 13 hours since Dennis's meta post. That not's even be long enough to sandbox a challenge. Many users don't check meta that often. Some even sleep. The point is to ...
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8 votes
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Why hasn't this question been reopened yet?

Reopening takes time An unfortunate fact is that this site is not as active as it once was. That means accumulating the required reopen votes can take a while. What you can do The things I would ...
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Please reopen Tweetable Mathematical Art

Firstly, welcome to the site! We're glad you're enjoying the posts here, and we encourage you to participate yourself! However, Tweetable Mathematical Art is not going to be reopened. As impressive, ...
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Please reopen Tweetable Mathematical Art

The lock in place is still correct Tweetable mathematical art is a fun question with some great answers, but it's the only the best example of a category of questions that are bad for our site. There ...
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Should "Showcase your language one vote at a time" be unlocked and reopened?

No: PPCG isn't esolangs.org The original purpose of PPCG was to provide a place to move code-golfquestions when the scope of Stack Overflow was tightened. It has evolved since then into a place for "...
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Should "Showcase your language one vote at a time" be unlocked and reopened?

Apply standards consistently Some people are arguing that we should leave the challenge open until a consensus is reached. Or, that it's off-topic but should remain open nonetheless because there's ...
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Should "Showcase your language one vote at a time" be unlocked and reopened?

I feel like a lot of the answers here are missing the intent (as communicated to me in chat) of Calvin's question, so I thought I'd make my own. Let me start by clarifying something: This question ...
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