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Reopen UUID collision probability question?

The scope of this site changed over the last years. When the question in stake was asked in 2012, almost any conceptual question about programming was allowed, and questions for third party resources ...
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Question got closed citing that it requests for "customer support"

You are asking the SE community why a specific vendor (in this case Google) made a decision to favor tool X over tool Y. Honestly, the community here is the wrong audience for such a question. If the ...
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This question about why many programming languages do not support named arguments is not opinon based and should be reopened

I agree with the closure, but perhaps the reason isn't the best. There are two pieces to the question: Why do many languages not support named parameters? Is there a disadvantage of this that I'm ...
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What's a reasonable delay before getting feedback from a reopen edit?

This site is not a high frequency site like Stackoverflow - sometimes things take time, and - believe it or not - sometimes even very active community members are bound to other things in life for ...
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This question about why many programming languages do not support named arguments is not opinon based and should be reopened

Even if we get some consensus here that the question in stake is not opinionated enough to deserve closage, I am sure after reopening it, it would immediately be closed as "needs more focus"....
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Yet another, "please remove hold" meta question

We don't provide Google help on Programmers. Sorry. Instead of asking for word definitions so that he can go find his answer someone else, the OP should be doing us the courtesy of asking about the ...
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3 votes

Reopening the question about dynamic image generation?

I can think of at least 3 variations on how to process these types of images (i.e., image stacking, image replacement, on the fly image masking, etc.). We can only guess at how this was implemented. ...
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3 votes

Question about design rationale / history of CSS feature closed as "opinion-based"?

I'm reopening this question unless someone has a good reason why it shouldn't be. We have guidance about history type questions, which (as far as I can remember or find) hasn't been superseded by ...
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Reopen "How to identify the responsibilities for a health check?" after edit?

Leave Closed I don't think the question should be reopened even after its edit. The answers along the line “get more requirements” might be correct, but they are in no way specific to app health ...
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What is the process after a closed question was been edited to meet all the requirements but the reviewers don't react?

You wait. I closed it in response to flags. The post should now be in the review queue, since it was edited and has a reopen vote. Your second flag is still pending for a second moderator to review. ...
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2 votes

Reopen edited "Managing a project with an unfamilar programming language"?

For me, there are two issues making this question difficult to answer, if not outright impossible: What do you mean by "managing a project?" On the surface, this could be interpreted as ...
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1 vote

Reopen request for my question

I don't see a compelling reason for reopening, as long as the question does not get deleted. The topic of the question is IMHO fine in general, though very broad, and it could be seen as a list-of-...
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Reopen "How to identify the responsibilities for a health check?" after edit?

Based on the feedback here that the question was too broad, I narrowed the scope to the OP's original case only, and voted to reopen. So definition of question changed from "How should one ...
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Reopen "How to identify the responsibilities for a health check?" after edit?

I still don't think the question should be reopened. I think the edit changes the close reason from "primarily opinion based" to "too broad". The question, in it's new form, can be answered. The ...
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