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Questions tagged [status-completed]

Indicates that the report has been resolved through the implementation of a feature or the fixing of a bug.

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2018 Community Moderator Election Results

Emacs's second moderator election has come to a close, the votes have been tallied and the new moderator is: They'll be joining the existing crew shortly—please thank them for volunteering, ...
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Vote in the 2018 moderator election!

We have an election for a new moderator going on right now. Check out the candidates' answers to the Q&A, and then go vote!
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Rename tag [fileset] -> [filesets]

I believe I just created the tag fileset when editing tags for How to add several files to a fileset at once with a regular expression? and then realised that filesets seemed more appropriate (the ...
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Shall we participate in Winter Bash 2016?

It's that time of year again: Winter Bash/hat time! Here's the summary: Winter Bash is an annual event that can run on any Stack Exchange site that chooses to participate. Users have fun by ...
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What is the purpose of the tag '04182016 (that I believe was automatically added to my question)?

On my recent question Export Javascript source block to script tag in HTML when exporting Org file to HTML the tag '04182016 suddenly and misteriously appeared. I believe it happened automatically (...
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Proposing a tag synonym for org-mode <— org

There are currently 36 questions tagged with org, all of which, as far as I can tell, refer to org-mode, which already has a tag org-mode with 1,421 questions. Can we synonymize the two?
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Syntax highlighting is almost imperceptible, especially the str class

It used to highlight Lisp strings with a brown font. No longer, it seems? <!-- language: lang-el --> It still works with IE (11), but it no longer works with Google Chrome (version 49.0.2623....
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2016 Community Moderator Election Results

Emacs's first moderator election has come to a close, the votes have been tallied, and the 3 new moderators are: They'll be replacing the existing crew shortly — please thank them for ...
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Vote in the moderator elections!

VOTE! As of this posting, there are 2 hours to go in the moderator elections. There are 516 people eligible to vote, of whom 121 have voted, for a turnout rate of 23%. That's pretty low: let's fix ...
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2016 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire

In connection with the moderator elections, we are holding a Q&A thread for the candidates. Questions collected from an earlier thread have been compiled into this one, which shall now serve as ...
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Why aren't YOU a candidate in the moderator elections?

There is an election going on to choose our community moderators, replacing the current moderators who were appointed by Stack Exchange by moderators chosen by the community. (The current moderators ...
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Winter Bash 2015?

Ho ho ho, everyone. It's time for hats! Here's the news from the powers that be: The end of the year is upon us, and here in Stack Land, that can only mean one thing: it's time for Winter Bash ...
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Please capitalize the word “Emacs” on tour page

Here is “tour” page: https://emacs.stackexchange.com/tour It currently says: Emacs Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for those using, extending, or developing the emacs text editor. ...
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Site description has an extra “for” and missing capital letter

Very minor, but still: The site description: For for those using, extending or developing emacs Has several problems: There's an extra "for" at the beginning, of course. "Emacs" should be ...
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A tag for internal features?

We have a few questions dealing with different aspects of the "behind-the-scenes" of emacs: Are there any benefits of compiling Emacs with one graphical toolkit opposed to another? How is the GNU ...
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Winter Bash 2014: the “Yays” have it!

I received an email today from a Stack Exchange Community Manager: As another year draws to a close, we wanted to do something fun and lighthearted with our communities, as a way of celebrating the ...
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Remove the 'init' tag? [duplicate]

So I found this init tag, and it does not have a tag wiki, and only one follower. It seems to be a synonym of init-file. Should we merge them, or is there some other use for this tag at the moment?
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Moderator Pro Tem Announcement

Throughout the beta, we need members from the site whose focus is to engage the community, both in community-building issues and site management. That's why we select a few members from each community ...
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completion = autocomplete ≠ auto-complete

The tag autocomplete is being used for at least two things: The general concept of completion, for which completion is also used The auto-complete package How can we disambiguate them?
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Is the [init] tag useful?

Currently, the init tag has two usages. One question is specifically about --debug-init and is also tagged with init-file. The other question is asking about events that happen at startup. This seems ...
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Shall we abolish the [configuration] tag?

The configuration tag is a bit of a mess right now. Click the button and see for yourself. It seems to be used for essentially anything, and seeing the tag gives me no information on what the ...
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Who should our moderators be? [duplicate]

This site has been in public beta for a week, and it'll soon be time for us to get moderators. During the beta period, moderators are selected by Stack Exchange staff (there will be elections once the ...
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Should we merge the tags for package repositories?

We have a handful of tags related to package repositories. There's elpa, repositories, melpa, and marmalade. How do we feel about this?
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The [gnu-emacs] tag

I noticed today that we have a few questions tagged gnu-emacs. Should we delete this tag, or keep it? I have no question that tags about specific variants (maybe even builds) are ok. I just wonder ...
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Should we use the <kbd> tag or not?

NOTE: Before commenting here, please see May we settle on using backticks for key descriptions? When describing key bindings, should it be preferable to use C-x instead of C-x? That is, use the <...
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Adding `language: lang-el` to code blocks is not adding syntax highlighting for elisp

Per What is syntax highlighting and how does it work?, it would appear that adding <!-- language: lang-el --> prior to code blocks in Emacs should enable syntax highlighting. Unfortunately it ...