Emmett
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Is a notification sent out to tell followers that the proposal moved from the definition phase to the commit phase?
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10 votes

We just fixed an Area 51 bug that was preventing emails from being sent as normal for the past couple days. It was choking on our new Ask Patents site, which is the first SE 2.0 site without a ...

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"Update commitment" button
8 votes

As of now, you can "update" your commitment just by visiting the proposal while logged in. This resets your commitment's decay, so its contribution to the total commitment % is the same as if you had ...

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Is it OK for my whole department to commit to a site?
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7 votes

To show up in the list of committers, they need to verify their email addresses. Upon doing so, they will also receive a +50 reputation boost for verifying their emails. If they can't find their ...

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Definition to Commitment criteria trigger
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5 votes

Any time a proposal is followed, or one of its questions is voted as a good on-/off-topic example, the commitment criteria are checked, and the proposal is moved to commitment if necessary. I'm not ...

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The reputation of this user is wrongly calculated
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4 votes

Mark's site-reputation info, along with 76 other users with duplicate entries, has been cleaned up. Additionally, we fixed the bug, so hopefully you won't see this again in the future. Thanks for the ...

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Missing creator on Islam proposal
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4 votes

This is fixed now. Area 51 is now consistent with the rest of the network in that it shows an anonymous gravatar placeholder for deleted users, along with their last display name prior to deletion:

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Why is Gavin listed twice on the "Top Beta Users" list?
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4 votes

A bug caused 65 users to be doubly listed in various Top Beta Users lists in Area 51. It's been fixed, and the duplicate entries have been removed, so gavinandresen only shows up once now.

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Overly optimistic beta progress indicator
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4 votes

This is fixed now. Our apparently not-so-correct logic tried to avoid querying the database (to determine whether the proposal is actually in private or public beta) by first doing a couple ...

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Long proposal text overflows on top of the "Create Your Proposal" button
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3 votes

This is fixed now, thanks (swapped height for min-height in the CSS).

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Sharing on Facebook adds wrong description
2 votes

This is fixed now. Facebook seemed to selecting content from the bottom of the page, despite its claim that if you don't tag your page, Facebook Share will grab the title of your page as specified ...

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User/"Followed" doesn't show proposals beyond commit stage
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This is by design. Since beta proposals can no longer be followed or unfollowed, they were removed from the "followed" list to reduce clutter: https://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/59886/can-we-...

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Uncommit didn't work
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2 votes

Some sort of glitch allowed you to commit to the Biology proposal twice, so even after uncommitting, you still appeared as committed. I've deleted your Biology commitment, so it no longer appears in ...

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Invitation email has extra period at end of proposal description
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2 votes

We now strip the trailing period before generating the share email. Thanks for the tip.

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Civic Duty badge isn't awarding
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1 votes

The Civic Duty badge wasn't counting votes on deleted posts. We just relaxed the badge requirements to remove this criterion, to make it consistent with the "votes cast" on the user profile page, and ...

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Is it possible to see the number of score-10 questions of a proposal over time?
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While nothing in Area 51 is especially private, we don't currently have plans to expose the data in the Data Explorer (which is currently Q&A sites only) or release public data dumps. Sorry about ...

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