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Feature Request: Closed questions

asked 2011-12-02 07:56:05 -0600

dmachop gravatar image

updated 2011-12-02 12:07:05 -0600

SoumyaC gravatar image

I've seen a few questions which have been closed with reason. That's fine, but still the related questions do not appear like here. Correct me if I'm wrong, but the user will be still clueless why the question was a duplicate.

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answered 2011-12-02 12:58:14 -0600

SoumyaC gravatar image

The one question you gave example doesn't have it, that's true. But most of the other questions which are closed or marked duplicate it has either a reason given and "Related questions" are also displayed. Examples are like -

Because the issue is just for a question, so what you need to get implemented in #AskFedora

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answered 2012-02-25 07:00:12 -0600

rtnpro gravatar image


I synced my askbot clone with the latest upstream code. I am on it.

Regards, rtnpro

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answered 2011-12-02 12:58:26 -0600

I think the OP (dmachop) is asking for additional information when a question is closed.

In this example, it was a duplicate, so I assume dmachop is suggesting something along the lines of

Closed as a duplicate of <insert link=""> , similar to the way duplicate bug reports are manages on bugzilla.

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Ah I see. I usually manually add that info. Would be nice for Askbot to have it in-built. As always, patches to integrate it upstream would be appreciated.

mether gravatar imagemether ( 2011-12-02 13:00:35 -0600 )edit

answered 2011-12-02 12:52:01 -0600

mether gravatar image

What exactly is the feature request here? Provide more details.

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