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Pretty sure this particular one has come up before, but maybe not since it still exists. Please report it using the contact us form at the bottom of every page.


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The gold standard for editing applies: Will your edit make it better? The problem here is you and I seem to have different ideas of what is better. In my worldview, we're here to help. We don't have to provide double-blind studies for every answer and, again, in my view we don't need to provide academic-level bibliographies and citations. Don't get me wrong, ...


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I think with all things the site, it comes back to best judgement. Is it habitual? Does it get fixed if you point it out? When I was handling stuff like that I just inserted the link and dropped in a comment that I edited in a reference. If it's habitual, I'ld stop editing and start dropping in the comments requesting fixes and referencing ...


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Your work is appreciated, most of the suggested changes make sense. Though I rejected one yesterday because the change is not helpful. "Network" is a very important part of the text which was not visible anymore in the new text. I have edited the tag wireshark now, you can open its wiki and excerpt history to see the changes I made. I also saw that some of ...


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I am not a lawyer, and this is not legal advice. This analysis is provided for discussion purposes and is primarily useful as a portal to other sources of information. What I say below could be wrong, and I have not consulted an attorney in connection with this post! This is not authorized copying. That website is not complying with our license. This is ...


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Summarizing what we chatted about the other day… First, fixing plagiarized wikis is a good thing. Please keep it up. However, that doesn't mean they all need to be replaced urgently. You've been doing a lot of them in quick succession. Pace yourself, take the time to write proper replacement text. If you don't know what the tag is about and can't tell ...


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