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There are two Java Web Start tags:

: x 239
: x 320

I suggest they be merged into (which appears in the auto-complete list if one types "webstart" in the Tags box when asking a new question).

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[java-web-start] is already a suggested synonym for [jnlp]. That's preventing me from making the [webstart] --> [java-web-start] suggestion. Good Lord, I'm swimming in synonyms. –  Robert Harvey Jun 27 '12 at 23:14
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@RobertHarvey IMHO, jnlp refers to a specific file format used by java web start but java web start is a lot more than jnlp. I think both tags are valid: java web start for questions about the deployment technology, jnlp for questions about the format/content of the file used for the deployment. –  assylias Jun 27 '12 at 23:22
    
@RobertHarvey Side note: it would be great to be able to let the top answerers know about such tag merge / synonyms requests as they are probably the best placed to make an informed decision. –  assylias Jun 27 '12 at 23:24
    
see meta.stackexchange.com/q/192204 –  user215114 Aug 7 '13 at 0:54

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I deleted the suggested synonym. At minimum, if the two really are that related, that synonym should be reversed.

I also added the requested synonym and approved the suggested synonym. Should be all good to go now.

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Thank you so much! I'm offering you a bounty just for that! –  user215114 Aug 7 '13 at 4:19
    
Hallelujah! Thanks @gparyani for insisting. –  assylias Aug 7 '13 at 8:08

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