For those who haven't never heard of f.lux before, here's a brief description via Wikipedia.

f.lux is a cross-platform computer program that adjusts a display's color temperature according to location and time of day. The program was designed to reduce eye strain during night-time use and reduce disruption of sleep patterns.

I propose adding as a synonym for . While it's not a particularly popular tag, it does have a few questions. Intuitively, most people asking questions wouldn't think to try using the f.lux tag unless they specifically remembered the program's bizarre spelling.

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F.lux has a rather specific spelling and there are other softwares that might use the non mangled name.

I'd much rather prevent use of the vague generic spelling and prefer the special spelling or manufacturer product style of (as would be the case with the random software I found).

I don't think the synonym is relevant in this case, it doesn't fit the actual product name and is too generic.

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