11 votes

Why Is SuperUser Designed to Be Hostile to Outsiders?

Kinda ironically, I'm torn between commenting on your blog and answering here. I'd like to start by saying I'll be reproducing sections of your blog post for the purposes of trying to address your ...
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Inconsistent summary of questions already answered on Superuser

Search results and question lists appear similar, but have subtly different behavior and styles. You're looking at search results. The first result is an answer. The indicator is that it says "...
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Do I have to migrate my question to Stack Overflow?

People are a little overzealous about suggesting an alternate site for things. Scripting languages for desktop applications are on topic here. Bash, AHK and PS would more often than not be on topic ...
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Why Is SuperUser Designed to Be Hostile to Outsiders?

When I commented earlier, I hadn't read the linked material, basically for the same reason linked content is discouraged in general -- besides it becoming unavailable, it's a pain in the butt to go ...
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Why Is SuperUser Designed to Be Hostile to Outsiders?

There are excellent analyses above so I will only summarize: Everyone got very little time in life - no need to click on a link to a picture that can be embedded (we as a community edit those) - no ...
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Do I have to migrate my question to Stack Overflow?

No, AutoHotKey is a scripting language and is thus pretty well on-topic for Super User. However, what you're trying to do, and the way you're going about it, is not a very good solution for the task ...
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This migration to Stack Overflow was erroneous

I agree that too many questions that are posted on a site where they are on-topic get erroneously migrated to Stack Overflow.  This is a bigger problem on Unix & Linux Stack Exchange, where some ...
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This migration to Stack Overflow was erroneous

Reversing a migration isn't possible, but I think I see both sides of the issue sigh I'll reopen, have a word with a few people, and strongly recommend screentogif for making a gif
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Help improve my question, or move to StackOverflow?

This question won't be accepted on SO. You should focus on improving your question so that we can follow your train of thought and everything is properly organized in their own paragraphs.
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