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Questions tagged [status-bydesign]

Indicates that a submitted issue is actually due to the existing design of the system and is not considered erroneous behaviour.

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Unordered list after sorting after 'newest'

While browsing through Area51 I discovered that the big numbers at the beginning of a post do not appear to be in ascending order although I sorted it after newest. Is there some logic I just do not ...
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Can't commit to proposals already committed to only one

When I tried to commit a proposal, a message (as shown in the image) appears/ Yes I can commit to only three proposals at a time. If I want to commit to any other, I have to uncommit or any of the ...
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Can't upvote questions on area51 proposals on bioinformatics

Proposal: Bioinformatics Why I can't upvote any question in this Area51 proposal? Whenever I trying to upvote a question; I'm getting a flashcard but that doesn't tell anything about the questions ...
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New example question order?

I noticed that example questions no longer seem to be ordered by net up-votes, is this some strange glitch or an update?
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How come I've earned the Curious badge with just 4 questions?

I've just earned the Curious badge on this "meta". The badge description reads: Ask a well-received question on 5 separate days, and maintain a positive question record. But this question, the ...
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How come I'm logged in on discuss.area51 but not on area51 itself?

I followed an answer-notification (shown in the top bar on SO) to discuss.area51.stackexchange.com. I was logged in automatically, I could respond to the answer with a comment, and edit my question to ...
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Year missing on old commitment graphs

When looking at the commitment graph for old proposals, the year is missing. For example, Unix & Linux has a commitment graph labelled only "Jul 16 Jul 24 Aug 1 Aug 8". There is no indication of ...
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I don't want to look at my reputation on A51, but the topbar makes me!

Whenever I click on my profile picture on Area 51 itself (not meta), I get directed to my reputation page on Area 51. Can someone please tell the topbar that I don't care about my Area 51 rep, and ...
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Why do you not earn rep in the Area 51 Discussion Zone?

I haven't been able to earn any reputation on Area 51 even though some of my discussions on the Discussion Zone have received upvotes. Is this by design or is it a bug?
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I got bonus both for verivying my email, and for linking with StackExchange account

This probably should now work like this: I got 50 reputation from verifying my email that I used to follow a proposal. Then I logged in with my StackExchange account, which added another 100 ...
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Committment not consistent

On pets http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/44686/pets the committment was listed at 58% in big numbers and 59% in the details. It had been this way for a couple days, I have attached a screen ...
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Reputation link

In Area51 main-page, at the top bar the reputation count is a link to my reputation page at my Profile. The same is not true in Area51 Discussion Zone, is this intended or it is a bug? As example: ...
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why does area51 tell me I have 51 points of reputation, and then tell me I have 1 reputation?

I received 1 points for joining and 50 points for registering my email, but I still can't post. 51 points show up in the top bar on the main page, but when I go to post, the top bar says I only have ...
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Why am I losing reputation from recalculating?

A few minutes ago, I had 252 rep. I recently discovered the recalc page. I clicked the recalc button, and now I am down to 187. Why would I end up losing rep from recalculating? Is there any way to ...
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User/“Followed” doesn't show proposals beyond commit stage

Projects you followed (but not committed to) disappear from your user page once they pass the commit stage. I don't understand why this happens: it would make much more sense if you still had them in ...
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The off-line page for discussion.area51.stackexchange.com is the one used for beta sites

A few minutes ago, this very site was reported to be off-line, for me. The off-line page I saw was the same one you see on beta sites.
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some questions not displaying?

On a new proposal, there is a statement that there are 4 questions, yet only 1 displays. So... where did the other 3 go?
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“Ad” image blocked by Adblock

I posted on my blog the "ad" image for the History site ( http://area51.stackexchange.com/ads/proposal/5169.png). Then I noticed that Adblock blocks it because it has "ads" in the URL. Shouldn't the ...
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Do sites go into public beta automatically?

Right at the moment, the Philosophy site is set to go into public beta in 25 minutes. But according to its meta, the site is not ready for the next step. I assume the site won't go public ...