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Magento is an e-commerce platform written in PHP atop the Zend framework, available under both open-source and commercial licenses and as a SaaS offering (Magento Go). It is written in an advanced object-oriented idiom that uses the MVC pattern and XML configuration files, aiming for flexibility and extensibility.

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How Should Programming vs. Configuration vs. Extensions questions be handled?

Given Magento epitomizes TMTOWTDI in a way Larry Wall never intended, how would/should the Magento StackExchange community handle the inevitable arguments about the right way to do something. For ...
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Should Magento Go questions be expressly allowed or disallowed from a Magento SO site?

Proposal: Magento Per Alan Storm's announcement message, should the proposed site include content related to Magento Go?
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Should all Magento Questions be moved from StackOverflow?

There are, right now, a large number of questions on StackOverflow that are perfect candidates for our new StackExchange site. Should, as a mater of policy, all Magento questions on StackOverflow be ...
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Should we edit StackOverflow Magento tag wiki?

Proposal: Magento There is a wiki page with information (description) related to "Magento" tag on StackOverflow. Should we edit that wiki and add some information and link related to this proposal? ...
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Should questions specific to Magento Enterprise Edition be allowed here?

Magento EE is "under lock and key" per-se when it comes to it's source code being generally available, and by that I mean that only those who have purchased licenses for it and/or are employed by a ...
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Questions and Answers regarding Third Party Extensions vs. Spam

The Magento "ecosystem" is hugely dependent on 3rd party extensions. Some are free, but many are commercial extensions. How do we balance appropraite answers involving third party extensions vs. spam?...
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For troubleshooting, should we create some type of standard/recommended template for the body of questions?

Proposal: Magento This doesn't really apply to programming-related questions so much. Because this will be such a specific site I feel we can be fairly confident that many of the 'troubleshooting' ...
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