Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [code]

The tag has no usage guidance.

12
votes
1answer
114 views

Is it correct that search on AskUbuntu ignores code blocks and inline codes?

Sometimes I want to search posts which mention some-command-name by using `some-command-name` formatting or maybe also multi-line code blocks (<pre>, <code> or Ctrl+K). As of today the ...
8
votes
6answers
283 views

What is your opinion about outsourcing larger scripts from answers to GitHub repositories?

Occasionally I write larger scripts (sometimes far over 100 lines of code) to answer questions on the site. If I believe they are useful for more people or in more cases than the specific question is ...
6
votes
0answers
51 views

Please use code fomatting for code, not quotes [duplicate]

This is some thing I see all the time recently and not just from new users. Users are using > to format there code and that is just wrong. Code should be formatted in one of these three ways ...
3
votes
2answers
97 views

Is there a license on all the code put on SE?

By putting code on SE (by posting it in a question or answer or another form of publicly posting it on the site) is the code given some sort of license automatically if one is not declared by the ...